Comet 4P/Faye

This image of periodic comet 4P/Faye was taken with a 6-inch reflector and CCD camera on the evening of 24 Oct, when the comet was in the Cetus/Pisces border, shining at around 10th mag. The field is about 1/2 degree wide. A faint background galaxy may be seen to the upper right of centre.

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Last Revised: 2010 February 22nd