Comet Death-Dives into Active Sun

Article written: 13 May , 2011
Updated: 18 Jan , 2016

The SOHO spacecraft coronagraph captured a sun-diving comet on May 10th and 11th that met its demise as it plunged into the Sun just as Old Sol released a huge flare. The two events were coincidental and not related, but spectacular to see.

Thanks to SolarWatcher’s You Tube Channel.

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  1. Member
    Aqua4U says

    Asinging….. “Another one bites the dust!~”

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