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Young Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: James W. Young
Location: Near Table Mountain Observatory, Wrightwood, California
Date: March 17, 1997 12:14-12:22 UT

Taken by James W. Young of JPL's Table Mtn. Observatory, Wrightwood, CA, on March 17 1997. Taken between 4:14 and 4:22 a.m. PST (an 8 minute exposure) using a 250mm telephoto lens mounted on a 35mm camera at f/4, using Kodak Ektachrome professional 1600 ASA film. A meteor trail is visible in the photo.

James W. Young

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