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Griffin Images of Comet Hale-Bopp


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Observer: Ian Griffin
Location: Astronaut Memorial Planetarium & Observatory, Cocoa, Florida
Date: September 8, 1997 09:55 UT

1. 19 30 second images of Hale Bopp have been flat fielded and combined to create this image. The image was obtained using a 12 inch f5 Maksutov, using a red filter. First image started at 05:55 EST, with exposures taken at one minute intervals.

2. The above image has been false-colorized to reveal structure.

3. The above image has been magnified.

Ian Griffin

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