Comet Jacques (C/2014 E2) is back! (And is visible to the naked eye in dark skies)

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Comet C/2014 E2 Jacques has returned! Before it disappeared in the solar glow this spring, the comet reached magnitude +6, the naked eye limit. Now it’s back at dawn, rising higher each morning as it treks toward darker skies. Just days after its July 2 perihelion, the fuzzball will be in conjunction with the planet Venus tomorrow morning July 13.

Read more: http://www.universetoday.com/#ixzz37HjiXfG6

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