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Old 09-02-2011, 07:04 AM   #18
elijahb
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Comet Elenin.

The discovery of a comet last month. Original estimates put it's trajectory within 8 Astronomical Units (AU) of earth, but revised numbers put it much closer at 0.15 au. Its arrival comes this Sept/Oct with Earth passing through its debris trail around November 2011

http://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=C/2010%20X1

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C/2010_X1

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