Comet C2006 M4 SWAN

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Image:  Comet C2006 M4 SWAN Scope:   Celestron NexStar 11 GPS @ f/1.8 (HyperStar)
Constellation:    (varies)  Camera:   SAC 10 (w/262 CCD)
Imaged at:   Anza, CA Total Exposure Time:      10 @ 3m each (30 mins. total)
Date imaged:  Oct. 28, 2006  Approximate FOV:   50'x 36'
Guided?:   Yes Filters used:    IR block 
Additional info:  Comet C2006 M4 SWAN originated in the Kuiper Belt but now has an elliptical orbit that takes it close to earth.  This comet surprised many of us by brightening considerably and allowing for some good imaging.