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Schwittek Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Bill Schwittek
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Date: February 18, 1997

Astro-Physics 155mm f/7 at prime focus
Fuji 400 Super G+ print film-no hyper
10 minutes exposure
Tracked on comet head with ST-4 guider
Negative scanned directly to JPG image file (no print)
Location: About 30 miles SE of Charlotte, NC
Conditions: Clear, very faint clouds on horizon

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