Tagged: Hartley

Comet 123P/West-Hartley: 1 Jan. 2019

Comet 123P/West-Hartley: an image (2 Jan. 2019)

We observed comet 123P/West-Hartley again, while it approaches the Sun (perihelion: next 5 Feb.). Here it is our latest image. The image above comes from the average of three, 300-seconds exposures, unfiltered, remotely collected with the...

Comet 103P/Hartley 2

Comet 103P/Hartley 2

  Comet 103P/Hartley 2 has been a very important target, when in Nov. 2010 it had a flyby with the Deep Impact spacecraft, as part of the EPOXI mission. This image is a deep...