Laser Location of Comet


         Comet 1996 Hyakutake
               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

 

                     in Russian 

Igor Abakumov
             
 April 3, 2017