Comet McNaught over Bariloche | Guillermo Abramson

Guillermo Abramson
Location of photo
Bariloche, Argentina (41S, 71W)
Date/Time of photo
16 January 2007, 22:08 GMT-3
Canon Powershot A520, tripod monted, f=147mm(equiv), f/5.5, 2sec.
The photo shows comet McNaught 2006 P1 setting behind the Andes. The city is Bariloche, in northern Patagonia, Argentina. The skyline is formed by Cerro Catedral (to the right) and Cerro Ventana (to the left). Lake Nahuel Huapi lies in darkness in the foreground.
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