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Enchanted Learning® Photoblog      Posted March 23, 2013   2:32 am

A Close-up of Comet Pan-STARRS
A Close-up of Comet Pan-STARRS

Here is a close-up view of Comet Pan-STARRS. Its tail points away from the Sun, like all comets. (The Sun had set a little over an hour before; it's below the horizon, a bit to the left of the comet.)

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Date taken: March 22, 2013
Place taken: Mercer Island, WA, USA
Mitchell Spector
Copyright ©2013 Enchanted Learning, LLC


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