Re:Comet C/2012 X1 Linear in outburst

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Posted by Comet Section at 08:15 on 2013 Oct 26

This comet continues its outburst activity. The coma has increased in diameter to over 4 arc minutes as measured on images taken before dawn on 20131026 by Nick James and myself. The comet is bright at around magnitude 8. To view the latest images look at these on the Comet Gallery:http://britastro.org/baa/index.php?view=category&catid=99&option=com_joomgallery&Itemid=200http://britastro.org/baa/index.php?view=detail&id=1736&option=com_joomgallery&Itemid=200http://britastro.org/baa/index.php?view=detail&id=1737&option=com_joomgallery&Itemid=200http://britastro.org/baa/index.php?view=detail&id=1738&option=com_joomgallery&Itemid=200