Comet Jacques c/2014 e2

Comet Jacques c/2014 e2, a long-period comet discovered by the Brazilian astronomers Cristóvão Jacques Lage de Faria, Eduardo Pimentel and João Ribeiro de Barros on the night of 13 March 2014 with the a 0.45-meter (17.7-inch) f/2.9 wide-field reflector telescope at the Southern Observatory for Near Earth Asteroids Research (SONEAR), located near Oliveira, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Comet Jacques

Image details:
Telescope: TS 90/600 triplet with 2.5" TS flattener
Mount: Skywatcher HEQ5-Synscan
Camera: Canon 60d (modded) @ 1600 asa
Exposure: 49 * 60 sec
Date: August 24, 2014.
Software: PHD, PixInsight
Calibrationfiles: Dark:Yes, Bias:Yes, Flat:Yes

 
(c) All photos by Ruud de Vries