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Puckett Image of Comet Hale-Bopp

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Observer: Tim Puckett
Location: Puckett Observatory, Georgia
Date: March 30, 1997 00:54:07 UT

This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm reflector working at f/6 This is a composite of 100 -15 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 03-30-97 at 00:54:07 UT. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. The image was taken by Tim Puckett, Courtesy Puckett Observatory, Copyright 1997 www.cometwatch.com.

Tim Puckett
tpuckett@mindspring.com


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