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Hours before ISON reached perihelion, stunning images taken by SOHO's Large Angle and Spectrometric Coronagraph (LASCO) showed the bright, elongated tail of the onrushing comet.
Scientists quickly realized that ISON would be the first known Oort cloud object to pass near the sun.
ISON, named for the International Scientific Optimal Network that found it, made its closest approach to the sun on Thanksgiving.
EST Thursday as scientists follow the journey of Comet ISON while it slingshots around the sun.
While it is still quite a long way from its peak brightness, and is a bit down on some of the more optimistic brightness estimates, ISON is still expected to put on a nice show in December - assuming she survives her close encounter with the Sun.
Comet ISON could break apart as it nears the sun, or it could fail to produce a tail of ice particles visible from Earth.
Using a telescope near Kislovodsk, Russia, the astronomers first found ISON just outside Jupiter's orbit on September 21, 2012.
Its High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera was used to watch Comet ISON as it sped by, making observations and measurements of the comet's brightness as it went.
Comet ISON was about 312 million miles from the sun, 3.
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