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Hubble telescope captures close-up shot of ‘celebrity’ comet NEOWISE as it passes by the Sun
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Hubble telescope captures close-up shot of ‘celebrity’ comet NEOWISE as it passes by the Sun

NASA’s Hubble telescope captured close-up shots of the coma of the comet which is the cloud of gas and dust that surrounds the icy nucleus of the comet.

Rare Neowise comet will be visible in north-western India from today: Here’s how and where you can watch it
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Rare Neowise comet will be visible in north-western India from today: Here’s how and where you can watch it

As per a NASA solar system ambassador, the Neowise comet should be visible just before and around dawn till 11 July.

NASA’s planet-hunter TESS catches a comet flying by on its first day on the job
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NASA’s planet-hunter TESS catches a comet flying by on its first day on the job

The comet's tail seems to pivot due to solar wind as it moves across the field of view

Nasa's Neowise mission discovers a comet that may be visible from the first week of 2017
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Nasa's Neowise mission discovers a comet that may be visible from the first week of 2017

The comet is likely to be visible with a pair of binoculars, but scientists cannot be sure as the brightness of a comet is notoriously hard to estimate.