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Comet Catalina C/2013 US10
Comet Catalina C/2013 US10
Comet Catalina C/2013 US10

I set up the scope and tripod the night before and then parked the it. I set the alarm for 3:30 am and went to bed. It was in the twenties that morning but the sky was clear.

Details
Date Taken: 01/02/2016
Photographer: Kurt Zeppetello
Location: Front Lawn, Monroe, CT
Telescope: Orion ED80 80mm f/7.5 Apochromatic Refractor Telescope
Mount: Orion Sirius EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount
Other Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T3i
Processing: Deep Sky Stacker, Photoshop
Exposure: 14x60 sec
Other Equipment Used: Orion ST-80, QHY-5L-II-M
Notes:

I have always been interested in astronomy since as long as I remember. I love observing anywhere with dark skies, lately it has been a nearby cemetery.


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