Location of Photo:
Date/Time of photo:
15 December 2017, 1024UT
11" SCT f/6.4 and STF-8300M CCD Camera
Comet 188P/ LINEAR-Mueller was magnitude 18.4 in this animation taken from 1024-1109UT on 2017/12/15. 188P was at perihelion last February 2017 and in this animation of 3x900 second images it was 216 million miles from Earth in it's 9.17 year orbit.