Category Archives: Comets

C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) – Helix Nebula Rendezvous

C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) and Helix Nebula (NGC7293)

Comet – Helix Nebula meeting
C/2013 X1 on 4/5 June 2016 met each other when the comet was passing by the Nebula. The meeting occurred in Aquarius.
 C/2013 X1 and Helix Nebula

Date:
June 2016
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (70:50:75:65)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

Comet C/2007 N3 (Lulin)

Comet C/2007 N3 (Lulin)

A bright comet flying through constellation of Leo.
Jasna kometa przemierzająca gwiazdozbiór Lwa.

Comet C/2007 N3 (Lulin)

Comet C/2007 N3 (Lulin)

Date:
2009.02.28
Location:
Osieck’s neighbourhood near Warsaw
Camera:
Canon 5D
Telescope:
TEC140 APO @F7
Mount:
Takahashi EM-10 FS2 GoTo
Exposition:
ISO1600 /1×108 sec. for stars; 7×70 sec. for the comet
Postprocess:
MaximDL, Photoshop

Comet 17P/Holmes

Very bright comet flying through Perseus.
Bardzo jasna kometa przemierzająca gwiazdozbiór Perseusza.

Comet 17P/Holmes

Comet 17P/Holmes

Date:
2007.11.10
Location:
Lomianki near Warsaw
CCD:
FLI6303E
Scope:
TEC140 APO @F7
Mount:
AP 1200 GTO
Exposure:
R:G:B (9:9:9)
Processing:
MaximDL, Photoshop

Comet 17P/Holmes

Very bright comet flying through Perseus.
Bardzo jasna kometa przemierzająca gwiazdozbiór Perseusza.

Comet 17P/Holmes

Comet 17P/Holmes

DatE
2007.11.02
Location:
Lomianki near Warsaw
CCD:
FLI6303E
Scope:
TEC140 APO @F7
Mount:
AP 1200 GTO
Exposure:
R:G:B (9:9:9)
Processing:
MaximDL, Photoshop

Comet 177 Barnard

Periodic comet discovered by the famous American hunter Edward Emerson Barnard’s comet (1857 – 1923) with a period of about 145 years.

Kometa 177 Barnard

Comet 177 Barnard

Date:
2006.07.28
Location:
Roztoki Gorne, Bieszczady Mountains
CCD:
Canon 5D
Scope:
Pentax SDUF II @F4
Mount:
Takahashi EM-10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure:
1×5 minut
Processing:
MaximDL, Photoshop