Observers: Mark Stafford, Kay Brown
Location: Arma, Kansas
Date: April 7, 1997 02:30 UT
Both shots by Mark Stafford and Kay Brown from Arma, KS. Taken at 8:30 CDT April 6th. Both shots were taken using a Canon EOS on tripod using Fuji SuperG 800 film, a 200mm lens, 15 second exposure at f4.6. No tracking. Exceedingly clear skies. Apparent visual magnitude of Comet Hale-Bopp ~ -0.5. First attempt at astrophotography.
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