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Comet ISON Survives Sun Flyby: Time-Lapse

Credit: ESA/NASA/SOHO/SDO/GSFC
The much-anticipated Comet ISON is passing through the inner solar system and could become a magnificent celestial object in the night sky for observers…Read More »





if it survives a Nov. 28 close encounter with the sun.

This time-lapse image shows Comet ISON approaching and leaving during its slingshot around the sun – represented by the white circle -- on Nov. 28, 2013. The ISON images clearly outline the curve of the comet's orbit path. The images were captured by ESA/NASA's SOHO mission. [Read the Full Story on Comet ISON's Apparent Survival Here]   Less «
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