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Comet LoveJoy C/2014 Q

This image is listed in my catalog as li-1057_MG_2756lovejoy, and was take on January 25th 2015 at the Wilson Coulee Observatory, using my 4″ Refractor on an German Equitorial Mount using my Cannon 60Da DSLR using prime focus

Comet C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) isĀ a long-period comet originating from the Oort cloud, which passed its perihelion on 30 January 2015, at 1.290 astronomical units (AU) from the Sun. This comet was a naked-eye object in January and February 2015. At perihelion, its water production rate exceeded 20 metric tons/s.

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