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Zekl Drawing of Comet Hale-Bopp


Observer: Hans Zekl
Location: Germany
Date: March 2, 1997 05:00 UT

Date: March 2,1997
Time: 5.00 UT
Telescope: Refractor, f=910mm
Magnification: 15x

Drawing of the fan-like structure near the head of comet Hale-Bopp. 2 arcs are visible, where the inner one is connected to the comets core by a jet like structure at upper edge of the fan. This jet seems to rotate counterclockwise during the 2 hour observation.

Dr. Hans Zekl

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