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Moilanen Images of Comet Hale-Bopp


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Observer: Marko Moilanen
Location: Finland
Date: April 6, 1997 19:55, 23:00 UT

All images are manually guided with camera mounted piggy-pack on small telescope and photographed in Finland.

1. April 6, 199. 50mm/f2.8 exp 30s. 19.55UT (Meade LX200 10 is in front)

2. Comet is nicely framed by trees and horizon is light by aurora glow. April 6, 1997 at 2300UT, 50mm f2.8, 2 min exp.

Contact: Arto Oksanen (

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