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Col Druscie Observatory Images of Comet 1996 B2 Hyakutake



Observers: Alessandro Dimai, Alfonso Pocchiesa
Location: Col Druscie Observatory, Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
Date: March 14, 1996

These are a mosaic of two images of 120" with newton 0,5 m of the Col Druscie Observatory (Cortina d'Ampezzo - Italy) and CCD Hi Sis 22; authors: Alessandro Dimai and Alfonso Pocchiesa. The magnitude of the comet was 3,8 with a coma of 20' or more. The comet was a baeutiful naked eye object near Alfa Librae. The second image is an enlargement of the nuclear region; its easily visible the plasma tail. Bye Alessandro Dimai

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