View Full Version : C/2002 T7 16 Jan 04 Sinking Fast!

Dennis Persyk
February 16th 04, 06:39 PM
I imaged T7 last night. The two-pronged tail is prominent. There are
two magnitude 15 galaxies in the same FOV.

I imaged the comet down to 17.4 degrees above the horizon. The comet
is much brighter which seems aid imaging at low elevations. At these
low elevations I am troubled more by sky glow than by atmospheric
extinction. This is especially true now that the ground is white with

Images at

Clear skies,

Dennis Persyk
Igloo Observatory Home Page http://dpersyk.home.att.net
Hampshire, IL