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Cidadao Image of Comet Hale-Bopp

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Observer: Antonio Jose Cidadao
Location: Oeiras, Portugal
Date: August 28, 1995

Notes: Comet Hale-Bopp; 30 images of 120 sec. each in "track-and-accumulate" mode (centered in the comet's nucleus). Hazy night. ST6 camera.

Antonio Jose Cidadao: member of A.P.A.A. (Associašao Portuguesa de Astronomos Amadores).

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Telescope: Schmidt-Cassegrin, Meade LX200, 10", f/10, equatorially mounted

Focal reducer (f/6.3): yes

Camera: SBIG ST6

Filter wheel (CFW6-A): yes

Filters: clear

Exposure: 3600 sec.

Date: 08/28/95 (series begining at 21h5min UT)

Site: Oeiras, Portugal (from my new apartment's "roof-top" observatory)

Image Proc. Software: CCDOPS; PhotoShop
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Antonio Jose Cidadao

Rua D. Antonio Luis de Menezes, No9, 3A,         phone: +351-1-4412192
S. Juliao da Barra, Oeiras,
2780 Oeiras
PORTUGAL                                         e-mail: a.cidadao@telepac.pt

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