2p 20131030 peach

Here is a colour image of 2P/Encke obtained yesterday, this time with the larger scope. The fine narrow ion tail is very nicely defined which has recently developed. The coma is partially obscuring the small barred spiral galaxy NGC 4371. 20"CDK with FLI-PL11002. LRGB. L: 10x1mins. RGB: 1x2mins. 20121030 Damian Peach

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