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Hyakutake, Comet (C/1996 B2)

Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Second edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199609055
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191739439
Hyakutake, Comet (C/1996 B2)

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A long-period comet discovered on 1996 January 31 by the Japanese amateur astronomer Yuuji Hyakutake (1950–2002). It passed

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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