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Gallery: Tempel 1 (2004-2005)

Observation made by Frank J. Melillo

Fig 1:

Image Parameter Details
Comments: A possible jet on the east side. Another smaller jet possible on the SW side of the nucleus and bending westward. It seems that the nucleus is rotating clockwise??? Comet Tempel 1 moved quite rapidly within half an hour.
Image Date/Time: 2005-04-13/04.00 - 04.30 UT
Observing Site: Holtsville, NY
Telescope: Celestron 8
Camera: Starlight Xpress MX-516
Exposure: 4x20s
Filters: none

Table 1: Data about image.

Updated: 30-Jul-2013