Meeting of Comet McNaught and ISS | Melissa Hulbert

Melissa Hulbert
Location of photo
Mudgee Observatory, NSW, Australia
Date/Time of photo
26 January, 2007 at 11:00UT
Canon 20D on a tracking mount, 17mm f/5.6, 326secs, ISO 400
On Friday night, ISS passed through Comet McNaught's tail (as seen from our perspective). It was quite spectacular even though it was first quarter moon. The Small Magellanic Cloud is also visible.
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