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Index - Solar System: Comets


From Calendar Year 2011

Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 February 16:
Comet Tempel 1 from Stardust NeXT Spacecraft
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 May 29:
Comet Between Fireworks and Lightning
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 July 27:
Introducing Comet Garradd
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 August 06:
Comet Garradd and Messier 15
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 September 03:
Comet Garradd Passes Ten Thousand Stars
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 September 09:
Comet Garradd and the Coat Hanger
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 October 05:
Comet and CME on the Sun
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 October 07:
The Comet Hartley 2 Cruise
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 October 20:
Tails of Comet Garradd
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 December 17:
Comet Lovejoy: Sungrazing Survivor
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 December 28:
Comet Lovejoy over Paranal
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2011 December 31:
Comet Lovejoy and the ISS


Previous Years

Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 1998 August 23:
Vega
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2004 June 17:
Comet NEAT and the Beehive Cluster
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2005 May 12:
Stars, Galaxies, and Comet Tempel 1
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2005 July 05:
Thirteen Seconds After Impact
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2005 July 06:
The Landscape on Comet Tempel 1
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2006 March 19:
Our Busy Solar System
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2007 January 22:
The Magnificent Tail of Comet McNaught
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2007 March 30:
Three Galaxies and a Comet
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2009 March 22:
Sungrazer
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2009 December 16:
Comet Hyakutake Passes the Earth
Thumbnail image.  Click to load APOD for this date. 2010 October 14:
Clusters, Hartley, and the Heart
 


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