Observer: Paulo Raymundo
Location: Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Date: May 13, 1997 21:06-21:31 UT
First image: Comet Hale-Bopp over Itaparica Island, viewed from Roaiche Observatory. Image acquired using 50mm lens and Konica SR-G 3200.
Second image: Comet Hale-Bopp over Santa Maria Fort, built in 1624. Its nine cannons were used to protect the city against an invasion attempt by the Dutch in 1630. 50mm lens and Konica SR-G 3200.
Images copyright 1997 Paulo Raymundo
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