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NESC Image of Comet 1996 B2 Hyakutake

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Observers: Jesse Anderson, Bob Aslanian, Ed Frederick
Location: New England Science Center, Worcester, Massachussetts
Date: March 23, 1996 13:00 UT

This image of Comet Hyakutake taken at the New England Science Center. To obtain these images, we used a ST-6 CCD camera, manufactured by Santa Barbara Instrument Group.

March 23, 1996

1 Second Exposure through a 8" SCT Taken at one of our public SkyWatches, this image was grabbed through a very hazy break in the clouds a few minutes before 8:00. Notice that the comet is now starting to show a significant tail. cp> Jesse Anderson ( jesse@nesc.org )
Bob Aslanian ( profbob@nesc.org )
Ed Frederick ( ed@nesc.org )

 
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