Comet Siding Spring (October 19, 2014)

Comet Siding Spring (October 19, 2014)

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News release ID: STScI-2014-45
Release Date: Oct 23, 2014
Image Use: Copyright
About this image

The comet image shown here is a composite of Hubble Space Telescope Wide Field Camera 3 exposures taken between October 18, 8:06 a.m. EDT and October 19, 11:17 p.m. EDT.

Comets, Observations, Solar System


NASA, ESA, J.-Y. Li (PSI), C.M. Lisse (JHU/APL), and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)