Comet Lovejoy on Valentine’s Day

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Image of Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy taken on Feb 14 2014.

Comet Lovejoy on Valentine's Day

Comet Lovejoy on Valentine’s Day

This image is the result of a 240 seconds exposure captured using telescope T24 (0.61-m f/6.5 astrograph) of the iTelescope.net service. After having passed it perihelion on Dec 22 2013, Comet Lovejoy is currently moving away from the Sun, being right now between the Earth and Mars orbits.