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December 12, 2018
Canon 80D, Canon 200 mm f/2.8L II lens and an iOptron Sky tracker
Comet 46P/Wirtanen is seen on December 12, 2018, entering the constellation Taurus. The star with the blue hue is ξ Tau and the warmer star to the left is ο Tau. The image was made of 10 twenty second exposures taken with a Canon 80D and a Canon 200 mm f/2.8L II lens (ISO 800, f/3.5). High clouds added a softness to the overall image.