Observer: Herman Mikuz
Location: Crni Vrh Observatory, Slovenia
Date: April 18, 1996 19:24-19:48 UT
First image is a wide-field mosaic image of comet Hyakutake, taken on 1996 Apr. 18, with the 2.8/180mm lens, CCD and narrow-band H2O+ filter, centered at 620nm (FWHM=10nm). Three consecutive frames were taken between 19:24 and 19:52UT. Each frame was exposed for 5 minutes. The frame field of view is 9.9x1.9 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. 18 with the 2.8/35mm lens, ST-6 CCD and V filter. Exposure time was 5 minutes, starting at 19:48UT. The frame field of view is 14x10deg.
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