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Green Comet Lovejoy Keeps Wowing Amateur Astronomers Asteroids

Green Comet Lovejoy Keeps Wowing Amateur Astronomers Asteroids


Green Comet Lovejoy Keeps Wowing Amateur Astronomers (Video, Photos)

The bright green Comet Lovejoy (C/2014 Q2) is wowing stargazers in telescope

(Dieter Willasch/NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day)

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NASA Is Back In Business! NASA's Astronomy Picture Of The Day: ISON, Mars

A comet set to make its closest approach to Earth next week is now the brightest

Green Comet Lovejoy Keeps Wowing Amateur Astronomers …

Comet Lovejoy C/2014 Q2 . Credit: Michael Jaeger

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Morning comets ISON, Encke and Lovejoy heat up, glow green

Amateur astronomer Chris Schur of Arizona had only five minutes to observe and photograph Comet Catalina this morning before twilight got the better of the ...

We observed Comet Lovejoy throughout the spring semester after it made its closest approach in January 2015. The above image in BVR shows the bright green ...

Green Minnow

Delicate streamers show in Comet Lovejoy's ion tail in this photo from January 13th. Credit

Comet Garradd

Comet 46P/Wirtanen finder chart for December 9-17. The comet is about 4th magnitude and slowly moves through the sky between the Hyades star cluster and the ...

Image of comet Hale-Bopp with its two tails, taken on 1997

Milky Way 'Bones' Could Reveal Secrets About Our Galaxy

An ultradeep image that's *full* of galaxies!

Asteroid 2004 BL86 and its moon Asteroid 2004 BL86 and its moon

A photo issued by the European Southern Observatory showing how a typical galaxy appears at different

Brightest comet in the night sky set for close flyby next week | Daily Mail Online

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Sungrazing Comet Lovejoy (C/2011 W3) seen over Australia in Dec. 2011

Asteroid 'headed to destroy Earth' almost certainly isn't real, Nasa says. '

Kevin told me how he took his beautiful picture (take with an ED100 at F7 and Pentax K-5), which was featured as NASA's "Astronomy Photo of The Day" earlier ...

Comet Lovejoy in Ursa Major [Image Credit:NASA]

The Milky Way behind the VLT The Milky Way stretches across the sky behind the VLT. Blue and green marks the sky towards the horizon.

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A church steeple in the foreground, with an iridium flare in the sky behind it

Comet Moss


My sketch of the greater Horsehead area ...

Below is a finder chart showing stars to magnitude 8.5 for September and early October, plotted using SkyMap. The circle shows a 5 degree field, ...

Comet Lovejoy

Comet C.2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) on April 15, 2013. A 5

Comet Lovejoy keeps on giving / Bright comet prospects for 2014

Comet Lovejoy Near the 7 Sisters on 18 Jan 15


Comet Lovejoy now is at the naked-eye limit and getting brighter while Comet ISON struggles to become a binocular object. In this telescopic image, ...

with permission ...

On the Banks of the River


First, a bit of background. Galaxies are filled with hydrogen gas, and that gas is a major component of the clouds that collapse to form stars.

Brightest comet in the night sky set for close flyby next week | Daily Mail Online

Places like Paranal Observatory offer crystal clear skies for observing astronomical objects with or without instruments.

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Aurora Borealis-Result of Charged Particles Smashing into Earth's Magnetic Field

Telescope with 50 cm diameter definitely belongs among big ones, at last for amateur astronomer. When combined with incredibly dark Chilean sky, ...

But the Lunar Eclipse part: This is a pretty deep umbral eclipse with a lot of time in full eclipse—1 hour 16 minutes: From 5:52-7:08AM Arizona time.

There were only two comets to show themselves during the 1970's, and Comet Bennett was

Comet Q2 Lovejoy continues tracking north-northwest now through March. This chart shows the

(Lovejoy is that tiny green smudge near the middle there…)

Image: ESO/VPHAS+ Survey/N. Wright ...

A nightscape, with Milky Way and an iridium flare

Satellite image from comet 67p

Lovejoy flies up, up and away

Astroverde - Astronomers of Verde Valley - amateur astronomy club in Northern Arizona

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Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory (STEREO)

Comet Lovejoy as seen from Australian outback

67P is dead centre, but this crop of Paul's shows it more clearly…


Total solar eclipse, Wyoming, USA, 2017 08.21

JANUARY 21, 2014 ... on "heart disease" ... wow ... many people you know have "it" ... but is it really a disease ... NO ... there is nothing "disease" ...

Jack Newton-Comet Lovejoy

On the 21st December 2011, the International Space Station commander announced that he had just seen the “most amazing thing he had ever seen in space”, ...


Comet 46P/Wirtanen follows a 5.4-year orbit, and is already close enough

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MESSENGER Data Suggest Recurring Meteor Shower on Mercury

The Solar System especially interesting moons compared

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Current Auroral Oval:



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Finally got some time on Jupiter tonight. I'm still not much of a planetary photographer but managed a nice single frame on my smart Dobbie and Cannon 550D.

Comet night sky stars outer space galaxy wallpaper

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Comet Lovejoy southwest of the beautiful Pleaides star cluster on January 15th. Credit: Bob

“Comet Lovejoy C/2014 Q2” by Michael Jaeger – Astronomy Now

If you look at the times of those charts you'll see that Catalina is going to be visible in the hours before dawn, but it should be worth it. If it keeps ...