Comet C/​2014 Q2 Lovejoy

C2014 Q2 Lovejoy Comet Astrophotography Martin Rusterholz

C/​2014 Q2 Love­joy is a long-peri­od comet dis­covered on 17 August 2014 by Terry Love­joy using a 0.2‑meter (8 in) Schmidt–Cassegrain tele­scope. It was dis­covered at appar­ent mag­nitude 15 in the south­ern con­stel­la­tion of Pup­pis. It is the fifth comet dis­covered by Terry Lovejoy.

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Taka­hashi FSQ-106EDX III
ASA DDM85
Apo­gee U16M
Astro­don Gen2
LRGB 60:18:18:18 min.
ROSA Remote Obser­vat­or­ies South­ern Alps
© Mar­tin Ruster­holz, Astrophotographer