15 November 2015

             Comet C/2013 US10 Catalina (Aug.9,2015)          
             
        


By      José J. Chambó Bris

                                                                                     
   Comet C/2013 US10 (Catalina) imaged on August 9, 2015 with a bright coma of green color, indicatory
of a strong gas emission of diatomic carbon C2, as well shows two tails: a remarkable dust tail to northeast (toward right top)
 and a faint ionic tail northwards (toward right).

Planewave 20" CDK f/4.4 reflector & FLI PL09000 camera (LRGB:1x60s Bin1) cropped.

  

 

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