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Comet 46P Wirtanen, December 2018

Comet 46P Wirtanen, December 2018

C047/7970

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5612 x 3741 pixels

47.5 x 31.8 cm ⏐ 18.7 x 12.5 in (300dpi)

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ALAN DYER / VWPICS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY ALAN DYER / VWPICS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

A telescopic view of Comet 46P/Wirtanen on December 6 2018 with it in the field with several moderately bright stars in Eridanus. A faint ion tail is visible extending upwards at the 10 o'clock position, which is more or less the comet's direction of travel. Taken from southern Alberta, Canada. The comet was passing through the Clarke Belt.

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