Comet of 1882

Comet of 1882

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Credit: DAVID PARKER/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: 19th century engraving of the Great Comet of 1882. A sun-grazing comet of unusual brightness it was visible next to the Sun in the daytime sky at its perihelion.

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