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Mike Olason

Location of Photo:

Tucson, Arizona

Date/Time of photo:

15 November 2021, 0826 UT


11" SCT and STF-8300M CCD Camera


Comet 67P was magnitude 9.2 and only 39 million miles from Earth in these images. The comet was at perihelion in it's 6.42 year orbit this month and will stay at about magnitude 9 for the next month before fading.