Marvelous Machholz | Doug Zubenel

Doug Zubenel
Location of photo
Linn Co., KS, USA
Date/Time of photo
Evening of Jan. 13, 2005
This photo is a 15 minute exposure with a 135mm Nikkor lens @ f/5.6 on Fuji NPZ 800
This image shows Comet Machholz (C/2004 Q2) floating in the rich starfields of Perseus near Messier 34. If you look closely, you can pick out several NGC open clusters, too.
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