This image of Periodic Comet Mueller 2 was obtained on
1997 December 31 with Spacewatch. The image is 4.5
arcminutes square with north at the top and west on
This image is the result of co-adding 3 images of the
comet, shifting each so the the comet registers.
The comet is near the center of the frame and has a
faintly visible coma, especially towards the lower left.
Click on the thumbnail for the full view of the comet.
Last update: January 31, 1998