Jacques’ comet (C/2014 E2) meets the Cave Nebula (SH2-155) in Cepheus

Piotr Dzikowski
Location of photo
Polska, Leszno, Belęcin
Date/Time of photo
28 August 2014
Takahashi 106ED with 0.73x reducer and SBIG ST11000M LRGB
At the time of the photo Jacques reached perigee (closest approach to Earth), at 0.56 AU (84,000,000 km; 52,000,000 mi) so it moved very fast. The photo is a composition of Lum 17x3min and RGB 10x2min.
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