Re: Fun with comets

Greg D

Nice picture, Jeremiah.  Comet pictures with a landscape scene below give you a much better feel for the scale of things.

Greg  KO6TH

Jeremiah Delaossa wrote:

On Thu, Jul 23, 2020 at 1:02 PM, Michael - N6MRP
Nice photo Greg! The ISS pass was a good extra.

Mike N6MRP

On Thu, Jul 23, 2020 at 9:27 AM Greg D <ko6th.greg@...> wrote:
> As comet NEOWISE fades into the sunset, if you think you've missed it
> you're not too late.  It's still there in the late evening (about 10pm),
> below and a little to the left of the pan of the Big Dipper, in the
> north-western sky.  You will need binoculars, unless you're in a really
> dark place, and have better eyes than I do.
> The attached was photographed Monday night, 7/20.  Not the best image,
> but better than my earlier attempts.  On Saturday there was a pass of
> the International Space Station that crossed through the comet's tail,
> but unfortunately I botched imaging it...
> Enjoy,
> Greg  KO6TH

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