Deep Comet Holmes | Robert English

Robert English
Location of photo
Franklin, TN
Date/Time of photo
Orion Starblast modified for 2"focuser and Televue Paracor, coupled to Nikon D70 at 800ASA. Ten 220 second exposures averaged mixed 90/10 with twenty-five 42 second exposures to hold detail in nucleus.
Image shows faint blue ion tail streamers peaking out from behind head of comet.
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