Holmes comet 47 days after the outburst

This image is made of 36 images taken during the clear and could night on December 8, 2007. The composition with the image taken five days earlier shows clearly the comet expansion.
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Date8. 12. 2007
Time23:08 - 23:31 UT
PlaceBrno-Komín, Czech Republic
CoordinateN 49° 13.45', E 16° 32.98', Alt. 272 m
ConditionsVery good, clear sky
OpticsRubinar 5.6/500mm
CameraCanon EOS 5D
Exposure36× 30 s  (ISO 3200)
Copyright© 2007 Miloslav Druckmüller

Miloslav Druckmüller
Institute of Mathematics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
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