Observations of Comet Hale-Bopp from La Silla
The image displays Hale-Bopp gas production curves (quantity of released gas as a function of heliocentric distance) from radio observations at the IRAM, JCMT, CSO, SEST and Nançay telescopes. Pre-perihelion data are shown on the left, post-perihelion data on the right. Adapted from a figure prepared by Nicolas Biver.
About the Image
|Release date:||22 October 1998|
|Size:||2952 x 3568 px|
About the Object
|Type:||• Solar System : Interplanetary Body : Comet : Tail : Gas|
• X - Solar System