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Knobloch Image of Comet 1996 B2 Hyakutake

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Observer: Juergen Knobloch
Location: Jura Mountains, Switzerland
Date: April 16, 1996 20:45 UT

Image taken on April 16 from the Jura mountains near Geneva. The comet tail comes out quite nicely - considering the modest equipment. 200mm lens f/3.5 1000 ASA Ektar Kodak film. 6 minutes guided exposure (just before the comet set behind a tree). The photo was then corrected for flat field using Photoshop. The picture was taken at 22:45 local time (20:45 UT).

Juergen Knobloch

 
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