C/1995 O1 Hale - Bopp at perihelion on April 1, 1997

The ion tail of the comet passed neat the well known double cluster in Perseus constellation.

Date01. 04. 1997
Time20:06 - 20:08.5 UT,
PlaceNear Rašov, Bohemian-Moravian Highlands, Czech Republic
OpticsJupiter 9 2/85 mm (s. 2.8)
CameraPraktica MTL 50
FilmIlford Delta 400 (Ilford Microphen, 14 min, 21°C)
ScannerNikon LS 2000
SoftwareSofo ACC 5.0
Copyright© 2003 Miloslav Druckmüller


Miloslav Druckmüller
Institute of Mathematics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
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