Comet Hale-Bopp was photographed in dark twilight over a field of fireflies west of Pensacola. This shot gives some perspective regarding how the comet looked as a naked-eye object--quite impressive! Casseiopeia is visible just to the right of the comet as a "W" that has been set on its side with its arms extended to the right.

Merry Edenton-Wooten

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