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Birks Image of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: John Birks
Location: Swansea, United Kingdom
Date: April 10, 1997 22:00 UT

Image of Hale-Bopp taken on April 10 at 22-00h UT by Dr John Birks of the Swansea Astronomical Society, UK. It is a 30s shot through a 70mm lens at f4 on 400 ISO b+w film. Algol can be seen shining brightly through the tail.

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