- uploaded: Sep 15, 2013
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Well, it seems that the much anticipated Comet ISON will have company when itâ€™s in the sky later this year. Famed comet discoverer Terry Lovejoy has found another comet, and the latest Comet Lovejoy will be joining ISON in the northern sky in December. In fact, they will be keeping each other company from the start of November â€“ a prospect which will have comet observers and astrophotographers alike drooling, Iâ€™m sure.
As this chart â€“ created with the fantastic planetarium smartphone App â€śSky Safariâ€ť shows â€“ at the moment Comet Lovejoy is in the constellation of Monoceros, snuggling up next to Orion in the early morning sky