Comet Lovejoy viewed from Saudi Arabia

Comet  Lovejoy, C2013 R1, is quite a nice gassy comet with a short tail. It  appeared green through the presence of ionised oxygen.

IMG_8916-Lovejoy-21-11-2013-02.28UT-5s-1600ASA-135mmTF-2

IMG_8637-Lovejoy-15-11-2013-23.50UT-5s-640ASA-135mmTF-2

Photos and text by Colin Henshaw

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