Location of Photo:
Siding Spring Observatory (remote)
Date/Time of photo:
2014 October 19 09:55 UT
PlaneWave 20" CDK and FLI-PL09000 CCD
This LRGB image of Comet C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) was taken remotely using iTelescope T31 in Siding Spring, Australia. At the time the comet was only 20.5 arc-minutes from the dazzling planet Mars.