Comet Lovejoy Kosma Coronaios Image taken: Dec. 21, 2011 Location: Louis Trichardt, Limpopo Province, South Africa. Details: Minutes after 4 am (SAST) Southern Hemisphere viewers were in for a treat. Comet Lovejoy was a beautiful sight in the early hours of the morning. Images were taken with a Canon 30D, an 18mm to 55mm zoon lens and 300mm telephoto lens. ©2013, SpaceWeather.com -- This site is penned daily by Dr. Tony Phillips.