8P/Tuttle & M33 Jan Qvam Image taken: Dec. 30, 2007 Location: Horten Natursenter,Norway Details: Comet 8P/Tuttle flyby the M33 Dec30.80 UTC. From properties of V-images it seems the mag. now has reached 5,8! Borg 45mm ED Refractor f7, SBIG ST2000XM. RGB: 3 x 45 sec, V image: single 80sec. exposure. ©2013, SpaceWeather.com -- This site is penned daily by Dr. Tony Phillips.