Comet NEOWISE Rotation Sequence (Images)

Images of Comet NEOWISE obtained with Gemini North on Hawai‘i’s Maunakea on the night of 1 August 2020. This sequence was obtained using the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph (GMOS) with the 468/8 nm filter and digitally enhanced using a dedicated algorithm. The field of view is 2 arcminutes across.

Credit:

International Gemini Observatory/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA/M. Drahus/P. Guzik

About the Image

Id:noirlab2021a
Type:Collage
Release date:Aug. 24, 2020, 3 p.m.
Related releases:noirlab2021
Size:3627 x 3456 px

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