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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Comet ISON just after perihelion in SOHO LASCO C3

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Comet ISON just after perihelion in SOHO LASCO C3 Comet ISON surprised observers on Thanksgiving day, 2013, by appearing to fade just before perihelion and then appearing to re-form a tail right after.


Original image data dated on or about November 29, 2013.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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