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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Astronomy Tuesday

My what a big tail you have!

Newly discovered comet SWAN has just  passed inside the Earth's orbit, and will be closest to us on May 13 before moving on to approach the sun. It may be bright enough to see with the naked eye in June -- or it may not; comets are notoriously unpredictable.

Image Credit and Copyright: Gerald Rhemann

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