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NASA : Comet Lovejoy Continues its Course Toward the Sun.

Comet
Lovejoy blazes toward the sun and its tail wiggles as it interacts with
the solar wind. By the end of the day on December 15, 2011, the comet
will graze some some 75,000 miles above the sun's surface through the
several million degree solar corona, and quite likely evaporate. Observed by five
different satellites -- the Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory
(STEREO), the Solar Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO), the Solar Dynamics
Observatory (SDO), Hinode, and Proba.



Added: Dec-15-2011 Occurred On: Dec-15-2011
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