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Comet Hale-Bopp - March 9, 1997
Comet Hale-Bopp
Hale-Bopp's tail is splashed across the star clouds of Lacerta and Cygnus.
The reddish glow at upper right is the North American Nebula.

March 9, 1997
4:13 a.m. EST (0913 UTC)
Photographed from Troy, NH

20-second untracked exposure on Fujicolor Super G Plus 800
Nikon FM-2, 50mm f1.4 lens

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