Sunday, July 31, 2011
Comet 2009 P1 Garrad and M15, July 31
Definitely click to embiggen, it will be worth it.
Comet 2009 P1 Garrad is currently magnitude 8 and in the constellation Pegasus, ideally located for northern hemisphere viewers. It will pass lots of interesting clusters and galaxies as it goes by. On August 1 and 2 it will be quite lose to the globular cluster M15.