Comet 17P/Holmes

 

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Exposure Data: 11/1/2007.  10 x 15 sec. -15C, 0.56 arc-sec./pixel.
 
Processing: Acquired via  CCDSoft, calibrated and combined in CCDStack, final processing in PS CS3.
 
Optical System: 14.5 Ritchey-Chretien @ F/9 w/FFC, Apogee Alta U16M CCD camera,  Paramount ME, unguided.
 
Comments: First light for U16M