Daily Archive: October 22, 2012

Comet 168P - 19 Oct. 2012

Comet 168P/Hergenrother: hi-res images (19 Oct. 2012)

On 19 Oct. 2012, while observing comet 168P/Hergenrother, I noticed that its inner coma had a very interesting aspect, showing the false nucleus and an apparent secondary dust concentration. The latter feature was visible on...