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Fraser
2017-Jul-27, 03:20 PM
A new comet discovery crept up on us this past weekend, one that should be visible for northern hemisphere observers soon.
The discovery: We're talking about Comet C/2017 O1 ASAS-SN, a long period comet currently visiting the inner solar system.
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Spacedude
2017-Jul-27, 04:24 PM
Shucks, was hoping it's path was closer to the sun during the upcoming eclipse. :-(