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Facchini Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: M. Facchini
Location: Cavezzo Observatory, Italy
Date: January 29, 1997 04:53 UT

Image of Hale-Bopp taken 29th January, at 4.53 UT, at the Cavezzo Observatory, telescope of 40cm., F=3D2210 mm., image field 12'x12', Larson Sekanina rotation-translation algorytm (-2 pixel and 15=B0 rotation),false colours. This image shows the enormous gas and dust jets that starts in the core of the comet.

Image obtained by M.Facchini.
Digital processing by M.Facchini.

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