A Portal Into Space

Comet Hartley 2 is Here!

Hartley 2 will be 11 million miles from Earth on October 20 at noon(PDT) or 3p.m (EDT). On October 20, Hartley 2 will be closer than it has ever been since it was discovered in 1986 by Australian astronomer Malcolm Hartley. Also, on November 4th, EPOXI will come within 435 miles of the comet.Hartley 2

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