Observer: Hans Zekl
Date: March 2, 1997 05:00 UT
Date: March 2,1997 Time: 5.00 UT Telescope: Refractor, f=910mm Magnification: 15x
Drawing of the fan-like structure near the head of comet Hale-Bopp. 2 arcs are visible, where the inner one is connected to the comets core by a jet like structure at upper edge of the fan. This jet seems to rotate counterclockwise during the 2 hour observation.
Dr. Hans Zekl
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