Comet C/​2020 M3 (ATLAS)

M15 Cluster in Pegasus Astrophotography Martin Rusterholz

Comet C/​2020 M3 (ATLAS) was dis­covered in sum­mer 2020 by the Aster­oid Terrestri­al-impact Last Alert System. On 19th of Novem­ber 2020, the comet was in front of Sh2-264 in con­stel­la­tion Orion.

To cre­ate the final image, 2 hours of lumin­ace images ( 40 x 3min) have been com­bined with 2h RGB (36 x 3min) data.

[descrip­tion from APOD]

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Taka­hashi FSQ-106EDX III
ASA DDM85
Andor CG16M
Astro­don Gen2
LRGB 120:36:36:36 min.
ROSA Remote Obser­vat­or­ies South­ern Alps
© Mar­tin Ruster­holz, Astrophotographer