Comet Catalina Emerges : Comet Catalina is ready for its close-up. The giant snowball from the outer Solar System, known formally as tails, making it an impressive object for binoculars and long-exposure cameras. The featured image was.
The Comet and the Star Cluster : Comet Linear has become unexpectedly bright. The comet, discovered in underwent a outburst just a week before it passed a mere 14 lunar distances from Earth late last month. The comet was captured here.
NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 2016 June 17 Comet PanSTARRS in the Southern Fish Now approaching our fair planet this Comet PanSTARRS will come closest on June a mere light-minutes away. By then its appearance low in.
NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day 2016 June 5 Comet PanSTARRS and the Helix Nebula It’s rare that such different objects are imaged so close together. Such an occasion is occurring now, though, and was captured two days ago in combined parallel.