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Lodriguss Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Jerry Lodriguss
Location: Cassel Observatory, New Buffalo, Pennsylvania
Date: April 1, 1997

Comet Hale-Bopp is show here, on April 1st, 1997, the day of perihelion, with its ion tail stretching some 14 degrees to the Double Cluster in Perseus.

Photo taken with a Nikon 85mm F/1.4 lens working at f/2.8 on unhypered Fujicolor Super G 800 Plus color negative film, 5 minute exposure. Taken at Cassel Observatory, New Buffalo, Pennsylvania, USA.

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