C/2001 Q4 NEAT
The actual field of view is 1.3 degrees. Three tails were observed. The
longest tail (directed eastward) was more than five degrees in length and
is an ion tail. In the middle of this tail there is a streak that is a bit
brighter than the other part this tail. The middle tail (southeastward)
was rather faint and I did not notice it at first glance. This also seems
to be an ion tail. The shortest one (southward) is a dust tail.
The nucleus was stellar and very bright that spouted out two jets. The
coma was wonderful emerald green while I could not recognize color of the
nucleus and the tails.
I tried to draw stars to finish, however, I was clouded out and no stars
18" 68x, 2004 May 14.65 UT
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