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Griffin Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Ian Griffin
Location: Astronaut Memorial Planetarium & Observatory, Cocoa, Florida
Date: May 15, 1997 00:49 UT

A terrible night with clouds all over the place; I only managed to get one decent exposure of the comet tonight! 20 second exposure of Hale Bopp, taken through a Lumicon Swann Band filter Image taken at 00:49 using an SBIG ST8 CCD camera in medium resolution mode (18 micron pixels) Image taken through a 12 inch f5 Maksutov, field of view approximagely 0.3 degrees x 0.2 degrees.

Ian Griffin

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