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Fraser
2011-Aug-25, 02:40 AM
This is a photo of Comet Hartley 2 taken by Hens Zimmerman of the Netherlands prior to its close approach to Earth on October 9, 2010. Comet Hartley 2 is a small periodic comet with an orbital period of 6.46 years. Here are some notes from Hens about the image: “I used precise goto on [...]

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