A Comet Last Seen By The Ancient Egyptians Is Visible Over North Carolina Right Now

Good news, North Carolina: There’s an extraordinary celestial event happening right now and since it’s visible from the Tar Heel State there’s no reason to pass up a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get a peek at a comet that hasn’t been seen for thousands of years.

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Are you ready to view a newly discovered comet right from your own back yard? The next time the skies are clear between now and May 23, look toward the North sky and check it out!