Friday, December 16, 2011
Comet Lovejoy Plunges Towards the Sun (part 2)
Comet C/2011 W3 Lovejoy continues to plunge towards the Sun. Around 2.5hours from perihelion, it is still bright (magnitude -6 maybe), and as yet undisintegrated. See Karl Battams site for mre images and details.
Earlier images and animations, 15 Dec 13 Dec, 12 Dec.