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Masi Images of Comet Hale-Bopp


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Observer: Gianluca Masi
Location: Ceccano, Italy
Date: March 26, 1997 18:28-19:10 UT

The first image is a five frame mosaic, each frame 1 min exposure. Further informations on the same picture. Vixen SP R-150S, 15 cm f/5 reflector telescope, CCD SBIG ST-7. The second image shows the inner region of the coma and uses the Larson/Sekanina algorithm to extract these features. Technical informations on the same picture. Vixen SP R150S, 15 cm f/5 reflector telescope; CCD SBIG ST-7; elaboration: QMiPS32.

Location: Ceccano (FR) Italy, 213 meters above sea level.

Gianluca Masi

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