Comet C/1995O1 Hale-Bopp images and animations


Hale Bopp Video

This 24 bit MPEG video of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 12" LX200 reflector working at f/6. This is 90 -30 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 03-05-97 at 10:10:06 UT, the last exposure was taken 11:16:22. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. Copyright©1997Tim Puckett

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This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a LX200 reflector working at f/6 This is a composite of 50 -15 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 04-24-97 at 01:12:47 UT. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. Copyright©1997

This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 60 cm Ritchey Chretien reflector working at f/7 This is a composite of 50 -10 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 04-11-97 at 00:59:44 UT. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. Copyright©1997

This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 60 cm Ritchey Chritien reflector working at f/6.4 This is a composite of 50 -15 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 04-07-97 at 00:36:59 UT. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. Final processing created with Software Bisque's new 32 bit CCDSoft Copyright©1997 

This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm reflector working at f/6 This is a composite of 70 -15 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 04-01-97 at 01:00:58 UT. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. Copyright©1997 

This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm reflector working at f/6 This is a composite of 70 -15 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 03-27-97 at 00:36:27 UT. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. Copyright©1997 

This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm reflector working at f/6 This is a composite of 20 -15 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 03-21-97 at 00:50:39 UT, the last exposure was taken 00:59:45. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. Copyright©1997 

This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm reflector working at f/6 This is a composite of 30 -30 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 03-16-97 at 10:21:52 UT, the last exposure was taken 10:49:52. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. Copyright©1997 

This false color image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm reflector working at f/6 This is a composite of 27 -30 second exposures taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The first exposure was taken on 03-09-97 at 10:16:29 UT, the last exposure was taken 10:32:51. The images were enhanced to show the jets from the nucleus. Copyright©1997 

This image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm reflector working at f/6 This is a 30 second exposure taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. (The exposure was taken on 02-23-97 at 11:20:45 UT. Copyright©1997 

This image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm reflector working at f/6 This is a 17 minute exposure taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. (The exposure was taken on 01-31-97 at 11:13:56 UT. Copyright©1997 



This image of Hale-Bopp was obtained with a 30 cm reflector working at f/6 This is a 37 minute exposure taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD. The exposure was taken on 01-26-97 at 11:09:05 UT. The image has been enhanced to show the jets of the comet. Copyright©1997 

This image of Hale-Bopp is a 5 minute exposure. The exposure was taken on 11-10-96 at 00:00:53 UT. The image was taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD camera and 30cm reflector F/10

This image of Hale-Bopp is a 2 minute exposure. The exposure was taken on 11-27-96 at 23:30:34 UT. The image was taken with an Apogee AP-7 CCD camera and 30cm reflector F/10