Comet Pan-STARRS and Moon Over Marshall Space Flight Center, Ala.
Aaron Kingery, a scientist at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. captured the image of Comet Pan-STARRS on the evening of Tuesday, March…Read More »
12, 2013 using a Canon DSLR camera. The comet was near peak brightness as it traversed the evening sky. Less «
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