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Horn Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Michael Horn
Location: Kilcoy, Queensland, Australia
Date: April 25, 1997 08:35 UT

Photo taken between (and and probably through) thin strands of cloud. The Sun was 16 degrees below the horizon and the comet was about 3 degress above the horizon. The head of the comet was burnt in during printing to show more detail of the comet's core.

Exposure: 1 minute prime focus 1350mm, f4.5, Kodak PJM-2.
Time: 6:35pm AEST (8:35 UT)

Michael Horn.

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