Nightly News Update 01-10-2013

As of January 10, 2013, Comet ISON is approximately 5.165 AU from the sun.

Comet ISON is approximately at 16th magnitude in Gemini.

http://www.spaceweather.com/images2013/09jan13/ison.jpg

At the moment, “it’s still too distant to show anything more than a bright center enveloped in a small, fuzzy coma. Come fall however, the comet is expected to blossom into a spectacle as it passes near the sun and sprouts a significant tail.”

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