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Ikeya-Murakami: The New Comet

Ikeya-Murakami: The New Comet
This animation shows the motion of Comet Ikeya-Murakami on Nov. 13, 2010, captured with a New Mexico-based telescope by NASA. 45 minutes elapse in this time lapse.


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Posted by nova on February 25, 2011
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Comments

Posted by pdpete on February 25, 2011 at 8:58 pm
Hey way cool nova first time i have seen this type of image of a meteor,also looked like a shooting star in there as well.
Posted by Tibor on February 25, 2011 at 9:00 pm
Very good animated time lapse of this comet. Good find.
Posted by pdpete on February 25, 2011 at 9:00 pm
Oops i meant comet not meteor.
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