Comet Holmes – First 4 days of brightness | Gordon Myers

Gordon Myers
Location of photo
Cloudcroft, New Mexico
Date/Time of photo
Early monring UT, Oct 25-28
Used New Mexico Skies rental scope - Takahashi 300 Melon, 300 mm objective, 2830mm FL, SBIG 8E
This photo is actually four photographs taken of Comet Holmes in the early morning (UT) from October 25-28. The dramatic changes in the coma are apparent. All photos are to the same size scale - 1 pixel = .68 arc seconds
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