Comet Machholz motion

Name

Carl Reade
Location
  Antrim, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Photo Title
  Wide Field Comet
Time and Date taken
  10th and 12th January 2005 1800UT - 2100UT
Equipment used
  Meade ETX EC, 50mm lens
Capturing device used
  Practica SLR and 50mm lens
Technical details
  Fuji 800 film with an exposure of approx 4 -5 mins

Two good images taken by Carl from Antrim which shows how quickly the comet is moving north towards the constellation of Perseus and will soon be circumpolar.

 

 

 

 

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