The Sun http://kvnf.org en Western Slope Skies 11/8/13 http://kvnf.org/post/western-slope-skies-11813 <p>Comet ISON has been in the news for more than a year now. Discovered in September 2012, the comet should now be visible with binoculars or a small telescope.</p><p></p><p></p><p>ISON is a ‘sun grazer’ comet, as it will pass only 700,000 miles from the sun on November 28<sup>th</sup>.&nbsp; This distance is less than the sun’s diameter!</p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Black Canyon Astronomical Society 18647 at http://kvnf.org Western Slope Skies 11/8/13