Laser Location of Comet

         Comet 1996 Hyakutake

Comet 1997 Hale-Bopp
      Hale - Bopp

The first conducted laser location of comets Hyakutake and Hale – Bopp  
at the Satellite Tracking Station in Riga with the laser telescope LS-105
in April 8, 1996, 20h 40m UT and in April 7, 1997, 20h 01m UT   


            Satellite Laser Ranging


             To the page Bright Comets


Igor Abakumov
 January 18, 2021