Images of Comet Hyakutake

The original images are on Kodak Ektachrome 400 slide film. E6 processing was used, with no push-processing. These images are scans of those slides using a Nikon Coolscan slide scanner. All scans are at 72 dpi unless otherwise specified.

All images were taken by Dr. James R. Kern.



Best Image!
Exp. Midpoint: 1:36 AM EST, 24 March 1996
Exposure Duration: 14 min
Lens: 135mm, f/2.8
100 dpi scan

Nikkormat camera piggybacked on 10" LX-200, Alt-Azimuth mount
Location: Approx. 3 miles south of Conesus, New York
Comments: Moon - 4 day crescent


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