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Pic du Midi Observatory Images of Comet Hale-Bopp


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Observers: Cyril Birnbaum, Eric Frappa
Location: Pic du Midi Observatory, France
Date: March 28, 1997 03:46 UT

Numerous dust shells , March 28th

This image was taken with the 55cm telescope. The raw image on the right shows the 30 minutes field of the actual camera (HiSiS 44). The lelft one is a zoom on the inner coma. We used a radial gradient to enhance the dust shells. This R image was taken on March 28th, at 3h46m UT.

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