Location of Photo:
Mayhill, NM, USA taken remotely from La Jolla, CA, using itelescope.net.
Date/Time of photo:
January 18, 2016 at 0400.
106 mm Takahashi Wide Field Imaging Platform.
Comet Catalina (C/2013 US10) made its closest approach to Earth on January 17, 2016, and is on a trajectory which will cause it to leave our solar system, never to return.