Comet C2014 Q2 Lovejoy

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Image:  Comet C2014 Q2 Lovejoy Scope - Mount:   Celestron Edge HD11 @ f/2 - Celestron CGE mount
Constellation:     n/a Camera:     QHY8
Imaged at:    Temecula, CA Exposure Times:      Two 5 minute exposures
Date imaged:  Jan. 6, 2015 Approximate FOV:     144' x 96'
Guided?:  PHD w/SX Lodestar

Filters used:     IR Reject

Additional Information:  Comets orbit the Sun in either the Kuiper Belt or the Oorg Cloud, which are located far past the planets.  They will come close to the sun once in a while if their orbit is distrubed by some large mass, such as Saturn or another gas giant.  Comet Lovejoy isn't expected to return for 8000 years.