Wednesday, January 10, 2007

Hey, want to see a comet? Look up. The brightest comet in decades is unexpectedly now visible. The most optimistic predictions had Comet McNaught (C/2006 P1) shortly becoming one of the brightest comets of the past century. For the next few days, its short tail and bright coma can be spotted with the unaided eye close to the Sun and near the horizon in both evening and morning skies.



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