AMAZING! Sky lights up as comet hits sun

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on August 23, 2013 at 2:03 PM

A small comet hit the sun Monday in what is called a Cosmic Death Dive. The occurrence was captured on camera by a spacecraft. The comet was part of space debris called Kreutz sungrazers, according to Spaceweather.com.

 

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