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Loch Images of Comet Hale-Bopp

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Observer: Frank Loch
Location: Deep Space 99 Observatory, Center Valley, Pennsylvania
Date: March 7, 1997 08:37 UT

All images taken with LX200 12" f/10 scope, f/3.3 reducer,st7 at 9 microns.

1. 300 seconds exposure. Processed in Mira AL to enhance coma and color.

2. 60 seconds exposure. Processed in Mira Al for coma enhancement and color.

3. Tri Color exposure as: 60 seconds #25A red filter, 90 seconds #58 green filter, 150 seconds #38A blue filter.

Color combined in SkyPro.

Frank Loch
floch@Early.com


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