Object: Comet C/2002 Linear T7
Date: Nov 22, 3:00AM UT
Equipment: 10" SCT at F/6.3, HX916 CCD, G11 mount, ST-4 autoguider
Exposure: LRGB 48:6:6:6 minutes. L binned 1x1, RGB binned 2x2
Processing: Photoshop
Comments: This night the comet was passing within two degrees of the California Nebula. It was approximately magnitude of 9.5.
Here are the same frames assembled into a short quick-time movie (Large!!! 515KB)

Copyright 2003 Paul Kanevsky