20:15 UT 12th November 2004
VC200L @ f6.4 + Vesta SC3 'PIPCAM' in RAW mode
First discovered in 1973, this periodic comet returns every 8 years. The 2004 pass is the most favourable since its discovery.
This image was taken when the comet was closest to the earth at a magnitude of about +10
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