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Last night’s galaxy and comet rendezvous

Here is the beautiful Comet PANSTARRS as it appeared near the Andromeda Galaxy on April 4, 2013.

Andromeda Galaxy, left, and Comet PANSTARRS as they appeared on the night of April 4, 2013.  Photo by EarthSky Facebook friend Maciej Winiarczyk.  Thank you, Maciej.  View larger.

Andromeda Galaxy, left, and Comet PANSTARRS as they appeared on the night of April 4, 2013. Photo by EarthSky Facebook friend Maciej Winiarczyk. Thank you, Maciej. View larger.

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Deborah Byrd

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