The hydrogen cloud around Comet LINEAR
Copyright: SOHO/SWAN (ESA & NASA) & J.T.T. Mdkinen et al.
as observed by the SWAN instrument on SOHO on 26 June 2000, almost a month before the comet disintegrated. The field of view is 21 million kilometres wide.
Credit: SOHO/SWAN (ESA & NASA) & J.T.T. Mdkinen et al.
Last Update: 1 September 2019