Comet Holmes 17P

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

  ST-8XME, unguided, binned 1x1, temp -15c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

Lumicon Deep Sky filter, 250 seconds (25 x 10 second subs), first image begun at 05h42m27s 10/31/2007 Universal Time

Processing:

CCDStack 1.3, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

 Rolling Roof Observatory, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 (+34d 13m 29s -118h 52m 20s)

Notes:

Took a short sequence of Comet Holmes (see news article from Sky & Telescope) after a nightly imaging run