Comet Hale-Bopp

Comet Hale-Bopp

April 1, 1997: Comet Hale–Bopp was perhaps the most widely observed comet of the 20th century and one of the brightest seen for many decades. It was discovered on July 23, 1995, and was expected to pass earth on April 1, 1997. It will next return to the inner Solar System around the year 4385.

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