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Wednesday, January 17

You can give up now !

It looks like comet McNaught has now fully passed into the southern hemisphere do if, like me, you didn't see it the you've missed your chance. Cursed by the weather !

For an update check out Emily Lakdawalla's Planetary Society blog which includes an animation of the comet passing through the SOHO view of view and also includes Stuart's description of his viewing of the comet, taken from Cumbrian Sky. Also check out Stuart's poem on The 'Verse.

1 comment:

  1. Then again perhaps not ;-) The tail is so long it is still being seen from the northern hemisphere!
    http://skytonight.com/observing/highlights/5268431.html

    Robin

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