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Sarkar Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Debasis Sarkar
Location: Tunglu Top, India
Date: March 24, 1997 06:20 IST

I am submitting a picture of comet Hale-Bopp taken by one of our associates Mr. Debasis Sarkar of Siliguri (India). He took the picture from Tunglu Top at the India-Nepal Border at a height of 11000 ft. The picture was taken on March 24, 1997 at 6:20 pm IST. Camera Nicon FE II 50 mm lens at f/2.8 Exposure 6 seconds. Film: Kodak Ultra 400 ASA. Latitude of location: 27 deg 2 min 30 sec., Longitude 88.5 deg

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