Amazing photo of comet Lovejoy will light up your week

February 28, 2015 1:02 PM

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Amazing photo of comet Lovejoy will light up your week

Using the world's most powerful digital camera, scientists have snapped this amazing shot of the comet Lovejoy.

Bursting with rays of green light and surrounded by a sea of stars, the image was taken as the comet was passing about 51 million miles from Earth. The comet's center is a ball of ice roughly three miles across, and the visible head of the comet is a cloud of gas and dust about 400,000 miles in diam...

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