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Comet Neowise


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About this observation
Neil Morrison
Time of observation
21/07/2020 - 22:30
Comet Neowise
Observing location
Crawley West Sussex
Sony 65a Slt
Starsky F5.5 500mm
Super Polaris mount
15 sec F 5.5 ISO 3200

Half frame crop of  close up of Comet.  Colours showing.  Camera was  selected  to colour  balance of  Florescent  and there is a Sky watcher  Light pollution  filter in the  optical train.   Have to experiment with cutting through the light pollution a there  are  several  Street lamps very Close  40ft  is the nearest  along with 12 friends  on the approach and  surrounding the  roundabout  over the garden hedge. This is the only spot from where the Comet can be imaged now.

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