Lovejoy continues to be an impressive camera comet.
Comet C/2013 R1 (Lovejoy) was imaged above the windmill in
with a six-second exposure.
In the foreground is a field of
Comet Lovejoy should remain available for
photo opportunities for northern observers during much of December and during much of the night, although it will be fading as the month progresses and highest in the sky before sunrise.
In person, the comet will be
best viewed with binoculars.
A giant dirty snowball,
Comet Lovejoy last visited the inner
Solar System about 7,000 years ago, around the time that humans developed the
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