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Comet 2003/K4

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Posted by Jason Oliphant on August 5, 2004 02:30:52 UTC

Comet 2003/K4, is pretty nice.
I gotten a recent view of it this week (5" 25mm eyepeice) under rare dark clear skies, it is large with a bright core. no hint of a tail.

Its racing towards the horizon near the Bootes / coma border, and I'm not sure how much longer it will be visible.

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