This image of Periodic Comet Parker-Hartley was obtained on 1997 December 31 with Spacewatch. The image is 4.5 arcminutes square with north at the top and west on the right. This image is the result of co-adding 3 images of the comet, accounting for the comets motoin. You can see a faint tail extending to the right. Click on the thumbnail for the full view of the comet.

Last update: January 30, 1998