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Fleming/Karlovic Image of Comet 1996 B2 Hyakutake


Observers: Steve Fleming, Zelko Karlovic
Location: Central Victoria, Australia
Date: March 21, 1996 16:50 UT

Photograph of comet C/1996 B2 Hyakutake taken by Steve Fleming and Zelko Karlovic of the Melbourne Planetarium in the Museum of Victoria, Australia. Photograph was taken in dark skies in central Victoria Australia at 1650hrs UTC March 21. The photograph was taken on Fujicolour 1600 ISO colour print film using a Nikon FM2 fitted with a Nikkor 200mm lens at f/4 for 20mins. For the duration of the exposure, the camera was piggy-back mounted on a Celestron C8 and tracked manually.

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