Massive comet will shine brighter than the moon, say astronomers

Massive comet will be visible from Earth.

Massive comet will shine brighter than the moon, say astronomers

Science Recorder | Mark Petillo | Sunday, December 30, 2012

A massive two-mile-wide comet will be visible from Earth in late 2013, possibly appearing brighter than the moon during November and December, according to astronomers. The comet, discovered by amateur Russian astronomers Vitali Nevski and Artyom Novichonok, is among the brightest comets ever identified... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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