Update : Comet ISON as seen by satellite COR2-A

Comet ISON: Faded Glory ( 27-30 November, 2013 )

The comet ISON as seen by the satellite COR2-A , capturing its approach towards the Sun . The comet makes a sharp turn around the hot brutal Sun , and moves away again in space … but not without damage ! It does not look good and it will probably not be possible to see this comet ISON with the naked eye .
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/STEREO shows one of the 2 satellites COR2-A and COR2-B
STEREO spacecraft.gif

More pictures of the comet on : http://sohowww.nascom.nasa.gov/hotshots/index.html/
A very big picture of the trajectory of this comet , as captured by COR2-A , can be seen on : http://frankdeboosere.be/nieuws/news2013/news2013.php ( go to post of November 30 , 2013 )

More reading : http://scienceline.org/2013/11/will-comet-ison-survive/

Latest update Dec , 18 2013 : http://www.isoncampaign.org/karl/what-happens-to-isons-remains
Update from my previous post : https://alleswatis.wordpress.com/2013/11/20/the-sun-grazing-comet-ison/


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Blogging mostly about nutrition , diet , supplementation , ... but also about everything that caught my attention and enthousiasm in the media , people and life .

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