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Hainberg Observatory Images of Comet Hale-Bopp


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Observers: Vadim Burwitz, Klaus Reinsch, Juergen Krieg, Harald Schink
Location: Hainberg Observatory, Goettingen, Germany
Date: April 1, 1997 19:01-19:16 UT

Stacked images obtained from two series of short (3-9 sec) exposures taken with an ST-6 CCD camera at the 25 cm, f/16 refractor of the Hainberg Observatory at Goettingen, Germany.

The exposures combined to the first image have been taken between 19:01 and 19:16 UT on the evening of April 1, 1997. The image is shown with a logarithmic intensity scale. The second image is a contrast enhanced version obtained by applying an adaptive Laplace filter to the first image.

Klaus Reinsch

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