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Comet lovejoy galaxy barn door tracker
Constellation: Canes Venatici
Magnitude: 9.3

The Sunflower galaxy (M63), seen here to the right of comet Lovejoy C/2013 R1 in November 2013.

Details: Nikon D7000Nikkor 180mm f2.8 at f2.8. 5 minutes (10 x 30 seconds) at iso 800. Using didymium filter. Stacked (to stars) with Deep Sky Stacker and tracked with barn door tracker.