Comet NEAT (C/2001 Q4)

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Comet NEAT - May 14, 2004

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  • Exposure: 10 minutes @ f/4.0
  • Lens: SMC Pentax 300 mm f/4.0 EDIF
  • Camera: Pentax 67
  • Film: Fuji Provia 400F, pushed 1-stop
  • Location: Ritter Butte, Oregon
  • Date: 14-May-2004
  • Notes: Conditions were very poor in the Pacific Northwest during the comet's prime viewing window; I had two opportunities, and even then I was battling high clouds; despite this fact, the ion tail spans approximately 10 degrees; in addition, there appears to have been a tail disconnect in the recent past.
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