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Photogenic comets of the 21st century

Just because of a comet isn’t “Great” doesn’t mean it isn't worthy of observation.
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Comet Lulin (C/2007 N3)
Paolo Candy

Since 2001, observers have witnessed only one “Great Comet”: Comet McNaught (C/2006 P1), which peaked at magnitude –5.5 in early 2007. But that doesn’t mean we haven’t been able to view plenty or other visitors from the outer solar system.

 

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