Amazing Comet Soho 2875 Survives Close Encounter With the Sun

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Amazing Comet Survives Close Encounter With the Sun

In a video clip from SOHO’s feed, NASA captured a near Sun’s fly-by of a comet that appeared from nowhere. At least, that is what NASA is calling it since it is a non-periodic comet. The comet is the 2875th comet that SOHO’s cameras have captured, acording to NASA.  The encounter started last Ferbruary 19 and ended February 20, 2015;  the comet’s informal classification is Comet Soho 2875.

Comet “Soho 2875” Close Encounter With The Sun | SOHO Video

Source: NASA | SOHO

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