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Thursday, 10 October 2013

Sundiving Comet

Space Weather News for Oct. 10, 2013

SUNDIVING COMET: A comet is falling into the sun today. Images from
the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory show a bright comet rapidly
evaporating as the sun turns up the heat, and it may be only hours
away from complete disintegration. Check for
images of the death plunge.

JUNO PHOTOGRAPHED: Yesterday, NASA's Juno spacecraft buzzed Earth only
347 miles above our planet's surface. Although the spacecraft was very
faint, several amateur astronomers managed to photograph it. Their
images are featured in a special gallery on today's edition of

SOLAR FLARE ALERTS: Would you like a call when solar flares are
underway? X-flare alerts are available from (text) and

Good Clear Skies
Colin James Watling
Various Voluntary work-Litter Picking for Parish Council (Daytime) and
also a friend of Kessingland Beach (Watchman)
Lyra Website:
Real Astronomer and head of the Comet section for LYRA (Lowestoft and
Great Yarmouth Regional Astronomers) also head of K.A.G (Kessingland
Astronomy Group) and Navigator (Astrogator) of the Stars (Fieldwork)

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