Comet Hale-Bopp

was a very impressive comet.

Finding Charts

This chart shows the path of the comet during 1996 and January 1997. It was generated with the program GUIDE 4.0.
The path of the comet during february till May 1997. Generated with GUIDE 5.0. Positions in 10 days intervalls.

Bahn im Sonnensystem
The orbit of the comet in our solar system, generated with the program "Dance of the Planets".


Interesting observations at Oldendorfer Berg: Attention: Many inline pictures! With slow internet connections you should turn off "autoload images".
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