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REAL - (Possibly Mislabeled) - Comet Lovejoy, formally designated C/2011 W3 (Lovejoy), is a long-period comet and Kreutz Sungrazer. It was discovered in November 2011 by Australian amateur astronomer Terry Lovejoy. The comet's perihelion took it through the Sun's corona on 16 December 2011, after which it emerged intact and continued on its orbit to the outer Solar System.

Comet Lovejoy visible near Earth’s horizon photographed by NASA astronaut Dan Burbank aboard the International Space Station

Comet Lovejoy "passing" spiral galaxy M63. - Image Credit Copyright: Damian Peach - Date: December 2, 2013 - via Friends of NASA's photo on Google+

Comet Lovejoy on 22 Dec. 2011 from the International Space Station. Comet Lovejoy is visible near Earth’s horizon in this nighttime image photographed by NASA astronaut Dan Burbank, Expedition 30 commander, onboard the International Space Station on Dec. 22, 2011. Credit: NASA/Dan Burbank

Solar Eclipse and Milky Way seen from ISS (International Space Station)