Comet Neowise from Silverdale, Washington

Submitted by thenakedastronomer

Here is another shot I got of Comet Neowise, this one from Silverdale, Washington. I got hundreds of shots this night but haven't had time to process or stack them. Hopefully I will be able too soon! Meanwhile, here's a teaser ...


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Submitted by swingin on Mon, 07/20/2020 - 17:32

Very nice Jim, I tried looking for it last night and could not find it. They say it's just below the big dipper, I'll look again tonight. Have you thought about making this an AVI file? Id love to see it in motion! Great work buddy!


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Submitted by jimwcoleman on Tue, 07/21/2020 - 07:07

Because the magnification is so slight, I would have to have a lot more images over a much longer period of time to show any apparent motion. When I've successfully done that before, it's been of very dim comets at extremely high magnification ... had I been able to image every night for a week, I might have been able to do something like that ...