Comet Machholz from Belgium


Jean-Luc Dighaye




Comet C/2004 Q2 (Machholz) from Nivezé ('LAC Albert') on 06.01.2005 with Nikon D100, ISO 1600, partly cloudy weather.

Comet and M45: 18:08 UTC, 200/4, 6x30s, FOV 8°




Coma: 20:23 UTC, 1250/6.3, 8x 30s, FOV 75'




Close-up: 19:34 UTC, 2300/5.6, 2x 4s, cropped to FOV 25'




9. Jan. 2005; 18:36 UTC, Nikon D100, 300/2.8, 6x 30s at ISO 800, cropped to FOV 2.5°






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