Friday, September 17, 2010
Comet 103P/Hartley meets a Galaxy (and other images)
In the meantime, here's some amazing images, Bernhard Haeusler's web page with animations and an image of Comet 103P passing the Whirlpool galaxy, a nice colour image from Rolando Ligustri, Dennis Persyk, another stunning image near the Whirlpool, a mosaic in colour from Rolando Ligustri, a nice image from Eric Byssnick and another animation of the comet near the Whirlpool galaxy from R. Frerrand.
The latest EPOXI spacecraft image of 103P is up,
UPDATE: The weather at GRAS05 didn't hold up, the SOuthern hemisphere GRAS is clouded out as well, and there's clouds over my house