Monthly Archives: November 2007

Exploding Comet 17P/Holmes

SpaceWeather Nov. 3 2007

This is a composite image of exploding Comet 17P/Holmes. German astrophotographer Sebastian Voltmer combined various exposures taken through his 4.1-inch refracting telescope and processed the composite to highlight the comet's bright golden core (with jets and streamers), its gossamer green halo and...