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Reneau Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Leon Reneau
Location: Milpitas, California
Date: April 10, 1997 03:30 UT

Hale-Bopp photo by Leon Reneau. Taken on 4/10/97 at 0330 zulu from Milpitas, CA. near San Francisco. 30 sec exposure on unhypered Fuji Super G 800 with 50mm f/2.0 lens. Comet with the moon and Pleiades. First attempt at unguided astrophotography. Bay area light pollution and air traffic make conditions less than desirable.

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