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Simon Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Geoff Simon
Location: Lake Oahe, South Dakota
Date: May 9, 1997 03:45 UT

Photo taken at 10:45 p.m. CDT on May 8 features Hale-Bopp and the one-day old crescent moon setting side-by-side and casting their reflections in Lake Oahe near Spring Creek resort about 15 miles north of Pierre, South Dakota. Photo taken at f 1.8, using 25 to 35-second exposures on Kodak Royal Gold 1000 film.

Geoff Simon

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