Location of Photo:
South Bend, IN
Date/Time of photo:
28 Oct. 2007 0315 UT
Olympus c-4000 Zoom digital camera, tripod mounted, 16 sec. exposure at f/2.8 ISO 400
Comet Holmes has brightened to rival Alpha Persei and now is large enough to begin to show hints of being non-stellar to the naked eye. Bright enough to be easily visible despite the nearly full Moon.