Comet PANSTARRS(C/2011 L4) | Theofanis N. Matsopoulos

Theofanis N. Matsopoulos
Location of photo
Date/Time of photo
23/3/2013 ,19:50
Camera:Canon EOS 60D Lens:200mm,f/4 Exp:1sec X 6frames ISO:6400
Comet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) over Athens. PANSTARRS is a non-periodic comet discovered in June 2011 that became visible to the naked eye when it was near perihelion in March 2013.The comet was discovered using the Pan-STARRS telescope located near the summit of Haleakalā, on the island of Maui in Hawaii (U.S.).
All comments must follow the Sky & Telescope Terms of Use and will be moderated prior to posting. Please be civil in your comments. Sky & Telescope reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter’s username, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.