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Cordiale Images of Comet Hale-Bopp

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Observer: John Cordiale
Location: Queensbury, New York
Date: March 24, 1997 01:05 UT

These images show the hood structures created by active jets in the nucleus. The nucleus is rotating CCW and throwing out vast amounts of material. As the nucleus rotates every 11.46 hours a new parabolic hood is created.

John Cordiale
72323.3043@CompuServe.COM


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