PhotographerJosé J. Chambó
Location of photoValencia, Spain
Date/Time of photo12 August 2018, 02:45 UT
EquipmentGSO 8" f/3.8 & Atik 383L+
DescriptionComet 21P / Giacobini-Zinner photographed on August 12th 2018 grazing the Milky Way border in Cassiopeia more dense of stars (down). The comet has considerably increased its angular size showing a turquoise color with 9' wich wrapping nucleus. Its dust tail reaches 40' lenght inside within which can be seen a ionic jet more condensed.