Comet Ikeya-Zhang

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Comet Ikeya-Zhang, April 4, 2002

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  • Exposure: 8 min. @ f/4.0
  • Lens: SMC Pentax 165 mm f/2.8
  • Camera: Pentax 67
  • Film: Fuji NHGII 800
  • Location: Ritter Butte, Oregon
  • Date: 4-Apr-2002 20:36 PST
  • Scanned by: Tony Hallas
  • Notes: The ion tail spans approximately 12 degrees before disappearing beyond the field of view; the Andromeda Galaxy is just below the coment; used a combination of Photoshop and PixInsight LE to bring out the tail and remove the vignetting; the original (i.e. before any processing) can be seen here.
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Image may not be used or reproduced without written permission from Thomas W. Earle. Copyright © 2002.