Photography by Dave Schmahl



Comet C/1999 S4 LINEAR

Date:  Sunday, July 23rd, 2000
Time:  9:30 PM
Location:  Mataquay Scout Reservation, Warner Springs, CA. 

50mm lens at f2.8, 400 Kodak Royal Gold, 4 minute exposure, guided.

A close-up to better show the comet. The string of beads is from the running lights of a passing jetliner on it's way to San Diego International.