Join Donate

The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Comet Lovejoy over Paranal

Comet Lovejoy over Paranal

Click to view full image

Gabriel Brammer / ESO

Comet Lovejoy over Paranal
This photo comes from a time-lapse sequence taken as comet Lovejoy rose over the European Southern Observatory's Paranal site on December 22, 2011.

Original image data dated on or about December 22, 2011

Explore related images: dark sky preservation, BMSIL, pretty pictures, comets, stars and galaxies, optical telescopes

Comments & Sharing
More Images
Bill Nye and people
Let's Change the World

Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.

Join Today

Bruce Murray and Carl Sagan
Pretty Pictures

Support the Bruce Murray Space Image Library and help us share the wonders of other worlds.


"We're changing the world. Are you in?"
- CEO Bill Nye

I'm In!