Comet McNaught | Richard Wyeth

Richard Wyeth
Location of photo
Discovery Bay, California
Date/Time of photo
January 12, 2007 5:30 pm PST
Sony DSC-H2 digital camera. 12X opticalzoom. Contrast and brightness modified to accentuate details of comet.
Comet is cleary visible in bright twilight. No other objects visible in the sky at the time of the photograph including Venus. Magnitude of comet far exceeds planets and brightest stars.
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