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Miller Images of Comet 1996 B2 Hyakutake



Observer: Doug Miller
Location: Lewes, Delaware
Date: March 27, 1996 08:43 UT

All images taken by Doug Miller from near Lewes, Delaware, USA at 38 deg 45' N, 75 deg 13' W.

27 March 1996 at 0843 UT, summed 4 x 45 s integrations with Cookbook 245 CCD, 85 mm lens f/3.8, tracked piggyback. Left: Grayscale image gradients in brightness in coma and tail. Processed with MIRA A/P's Laplacian filter of order 3. Right: image at left pseudocolored to emphasize asymmetrical brightness in coma.

Doug Miller
1 Green Valley Run, Milton, DE 19968
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