Observer: Herman Mikuz
Location: Crni Vrh Observatory, Slovenia
Date: April 15, 1996 19:13 UT - 19:46 UT
First image is a wide-field mosaic image of comet Hyakutake, taken on 1996 Apr. 15, with the 2.8/180mm lens, CCD and narrow-band H2O+ filter, centered at 620nm (FWHM=10nm). Two consecutive frames were taken between 19:13 and 19:30UT. Each frame was exposed for 5 minutes. The frame field of view is 7.2x2.3 deg.
Second image is a B-W negative of the previous image.
Third image is a wide-field image of comet Hyakutake, obtained on 1996 Apr. 15 with the 3.5/65mm lens, CCD and dust continuum filter, centered at 647nm (FWHM=10nm). Exposure time was 5 minutes, starting at 19:46UT. The frame field of view is 10.3x6.8deg.
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