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Comet P/17 Holmes in outburst 2007 October 30th


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About this observation
Nick Hewitt
Time of observation
30/10/2007 - 16:29
Comet P/17 Holmes
Observing location
Billing, Northampton
TMB 115mm f7 triplet
Canon 350D
Lost in the mists of time but about 1 minute

My first telescopic view of this periodic comet, which flared dramatically on 25th October 2007 and graced the heavens from October until January. Mercifully, it was a super autumn with clear nights very often.

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