C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) 2015-Jul-22 Chris Schur

Lens: 12.5" f/5 Home bult Newtonian
Platform: Astrophysics AP1200
Exposure: 50m LRGB
Location: Payson, Arizona
Elevation: 5150 ft.
Sky: Seeing 7/10, Transparency 8/10
Outside Temperature: 60F
Processing Tools: Maxim DL, Photoshop CS2

This comet finally has cleared the roof of the roll off observatory here in Payson and now lies in Draco. The comet is currently around 8th magnitude and displays a short stubby tail. Field in this image is 3/4 degree wide.

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