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  • August 9, 2013

    Comets on Camera: Hyakutake

    by Tracy Vogel

    Credit: Rob Pfile

    Comet Hyakutake was discovered in January 1996 by Yuji Hyakutake using 25x150 binoculars. It was dubbed the Great Comet of 1996, becoming visible to the naked eye in March.