Comet Machholz - Tail Structure

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First published at 22:45 UTC on August 22nd, 2018.

Here is a short video made from a series of sequential CCD images of the Comet Machholz taken in 2005. If you look closely at the tail, you can see variations in the out-gassing. Enjoy!

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