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Crni Vrh Observatory Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Herman Mikuz
Location: Crni Vrh Observatory, Slovenia
Date: March 11, 1997 03:42 UT

Wide-field view of comet Hale-Bopp tails structure, obtained on 1997 Mar. 11 with 2.8/90mm lens, CCD and narrow-band filters. Image was taken in the light of singly ionized water ions centered at 620nm (FWHM=10nm). It shows the ion tail spanning beyond the 7.5 deg image frame. Exposure time was 10 minutes. The field of view is 7.5ox5.0o.

Copyright 1997 by H. Mikuz.

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