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This is by far the best shot I’ve ever taken of a comet. This is Comet Lovejoy (C/2014 Q2) with the Pleiades cluster at the top. I can’t believe how long the tail of the comet is.

Single 2-minute exposure
Canon 6D
Canon 135mm lens
Orion Sirius Mount
ISO 500
F/2
Processed in PixInsight and Lightroom
Data acquisition with BackyardEOS

Taken in Adairsville, Georgia.

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