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#1 PhilCo126

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Posted 27 February 2013 - 10:18 AM

The first comet discovered in 2013 ( C/2013 A1 by Robert McNaught at Siding Spring observatory NSW - Australia ) might have a spectacular traject, passing near the planet Mars in 2014:
http://astroblogger....siding-sprin...
 

#2 Tonk

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Posted 27 February 2013 - 11:45 AM

See companion thread
 






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