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Astro Bob blog: Comet 41P/T-G-K Tangles With the Great Bear

Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak should become bright enough this coming week to see in 10x50 binoculars as it hurries across the Big Dipper. Later this month, it makes its closest approach to Earth in more than a century. Here's how to find it....

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Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak briefly paired up with the spiral galaxy NGC 3198 (left) on evening of March 14. Credit: Chris Schur

Comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak should become bright enough this coming week to see in 10x50 binoculars as it hurries across the Big Dipper. Later this month, it makes its closest approach to Earth in more than a century. Here's how to find it. Read post here

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