A Huge comet and

night sky this week

supermoon will illuminate the

An enormous comet

Title 1is travelling through our solar system at the same time as a "supermoon,"

The comet, named

K2, also known as C/2017 K2 (PanSTARRS), measures between 18 and 100 miles in width.

Astronomers from NASA

K2, also known as C/2017 K2 (PanSTARRS), measures between 18 and 100 miles in width.

The K2 comet was first detected

between Saturn and Uranus' orbits in May 2017 using the Hubble Space Telescope, which is located 2.4 billion kilometres from the sun.

The K2 comet 

is thought to have come from the Oort Cloud

NASA experts speculate

most long-period comets and meteors that take more than 200 years to orbit the sun

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