Comet Lovejoy (C/2013 R1)

20131202 C2013 R1


Comet Lovejoy (C/2013 R1). Taken home my front-yard in San Diego, Ca. High level clouds rolled in

after I set up. This is the best I was able to get with the clouds out of many shots, I trashed all the rest.

Image reduced in size for the Web.

Imaging Site: San Diego, Ca, at my home.

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Date: 02 Dec 2013, UTC: 13:28, Local: 05:28

Lens and f/: Canon EF135mm f/2L at f/3.5

Mount: Camera on a Takahashi NJP

Guiding: None

Camera: Canon 1D-X in raw mode, ISO 2000

Number of sub-images and exposure: 1 image at 6 sec.

Image Calibration: None.

Capture and processing with: Canon Utility, PixInsight, & Photoshop.

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