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Puckett Image of Comet Hale-Bopp

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Observer: Tim Puckett
Location: Puckett Observatory, Georgia
Date: May 5, 1997 01:24:36 UT

This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm Meade LX200 reflector working at f/7 This is a composite of 16 -30 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 05-05-97 at 01:24:36 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


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