IMPORTANT: This is the original Hale-Bopp Norwegian Images website as it appeared on the World Wide Web in 1997 (under a different URL). Some links, etc. may not work correctly. The site will remain unchanged for historical purposes.

Hale-Bopp: Norwegian Images
By Jarle Aasland

Hale-Bopp around the World
Comet Hyakutake (C/1996 B2 Hyakutake)
Image archive

Hale-Bopp - the screensaver
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Farewell, Hale-Bopp
Photo by Jarle Aasland May 1997: Hale-Bopp is no longer visible from Stavanger, Norway. The images, however, will continue to be available on this site.

Location: Stavanger, Norway (Latitude: 58 58' 12" North, Longtitude: 5 45' 0" East)

Image archive:

Photo by Jarle Aasland

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All images ©1997 Jarle Aasland
Top image on this page: March 14, 1997.
Nikon F4 with 50mm f/1.8, unguided exposure for approx. 30 seconds.
This image was featured as "Astronomy Picture of the Day" on April 3.

Most of the images on this page have also been published on JPL's Hale-Bopp homepage
and NASA's Near live comet watching system