The moon, planets, and comets are challenging to image despite being much closer than the other objects in these galleries. The solar system has more mystery than we often realize - until we look more mindfully.
This image shows the movement of the comet relative to the background stars - the mount was programmed to track the comet so the stars show trails.
Original data acquisition and processing by Rex Parker
Astrophotography by Rex A Parker PhD. Astronomy from my Home Observatory (New Jersey USA); and Star Shadows Remote Observatory (Cerro Tololo Chile, PROMPT2, UNC-Chapel Hill). -- For my blog, click 3-bar icon at right (News).