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Kandilli Observatory Image of Comet 1996 B2 Hyakutake


Observers: A. Ozguc, O. Barlas, H.Bolge, L. Altas, T. Atac, A. Duzgelen
Location: Kandilli Observatory, Istanbul, Turkey
Date: April 1, 1996 18:30 UT

Comet 1996 B2 imaged 1 April 1996 at 18:30 UT from Kandilli Observatory Istanbul Turkey ,the observatory is situated near the bosphore, and is very affected by the light pollution. This image was taken with 1600 fujicolor film, exposure time was 3 minutes. The camera was mounted on a refractor with an objective at f/9, focal length 147cm.

Dr. Tamer Atac

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