Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Comet ISON from Hubble (10 April 2013)

Comet ISON from Hubble (10 April 2013)
Comet ISON from Hubble (10 April 2013) This Hubble photo of comet C/2012 S1 (ISON) was captured on April 10, 2013, when the comet was slightly closer than Jupiter's orbit at a distance of 621 million kilometers from the Sun (634 million miles from Earth). NASA, ESA, J.-Y. Li (Planetary Science Institute), and the Hubble Comet ISON Imaging Science Team

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