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Sonderborg Observatory Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Astronomy Class (Students - Age 16-18)
Location: Sonderborg Observatory, Denmark
Date: February 27, 1997

Comments: 1 x 5 Sec CCD Red filter CCD - Feb 27, 1997. Weeks of bad weather ! - but this morning clear sky before sunset. Comet very bright, 4 Deg tail easily visible, Sky conditions : drifting clouds, shortly before sunrise, frost + perfect seeing. RGB colours were not posssible, due to moving clouds / varying sky extinction.

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