Comet C:2011 N3_SOHO

The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO) captured this beautiful image of Comet C/2011 N3 as it dived toward the sun on July 5 and July 6, 2011. The sun’s bright light is blocked out by a coronograph. Credit: SOHO (ESA & NASA)

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January 21, 2012
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