15 May 2015

  Green over Blue



By  José J. Chambó Bris
cometografia.es )

  Comet C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) on March 16, 2015 imaged at its maximum approach to Ruchbah star (delta cassiopeiae),
 the angular distance between them was 9 arcminutes. The strong blue brightness of the star leaves barely
visible the comet tail that extends from greenish coma toward northeast outside of image field.

Planewave 20" CDK reflector & FLI-PL11002M camera


 

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