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Russel Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: A. Russel
Location: Mormon Lake, Arizona
Date: March 23, 1997

This picture was taken from the bank of Mormon Lake, 20 miles southeast of Flagstaff, Arizona, during the lunar eclipse on March 23, 1997. Notice the shadow cast by the partially eclipsed moon on the snowcap of Humphrey's Peak, around 30 miles to the north. The glow on the horizon is Flagstaff. Canon 50mm f/1.2 L 30 sec. at f/2.0 Fujichrome 1600.

A. Russel

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