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Fraser
2014-Oct-19, 04:30 PM
Astrophotographer Damian Peach shares this spectacular image*of comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring*approaching Mars taken just hours ago. *The faint comet shows a small, condensed coma and*bent tail*against the glaring orange glow*of the brilliant*planet. Most photos of comets passing by a planet or deep sky object are lucky line-of-sight pairings with the comet in the foreground […]

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