Comet Meier, 1978f, discovered visually by Rolf Meier of the Ottawa Centre on April 26, 1978. Comet was about 10th magnitude and moving through the constellation Lynx. Photo taken on April 27th with 40-cm. telescope of the Indian River Observatory. Photo by Rolf Meier.
This photo was published on the front cover of theJune 1978 National Newsletter.
Photo of Comet Meier (1978f) taken May 10.78 by Jack Newton of the Toronto Centre using his 32-cm (12½") f/4.6 reflector and a 20-minute exposure on 103aF film. A short tail nine minutes long is just visible.
This photo was published in the National Newsletter, June 1978, page L33.