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Klet Observatory Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observers: Milos Tichy, Z. Moravec
Location: Klet Observatory, Czech Republic
Date: August 19, 1996 19:44 UT

The false-color image of comet C/1995 O1 (Hale-Bopp) was taken on 1996 August 19.822 UT with 0.57-m f/5.2 reflector + CCD camera SBIG ST-8 of Klet' Observatory and is 60 seconds exposure. The field of view is 16 to 10 arcminutes with north to the top and west to the right. Diffrent colors represent diffrent brightness levels with the brightest region in the centre of comet. Image processing was made by IDL 4.0.1..

Milos Tichy

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