Comet McNaught Dr Paolo Candy Image taken: Jun. 19, 2010 Location: Ci.A.O. Cimini Astronomical Observatory - Italy Details: Close encounter with the Earth! Wonderful target for CCD in full colour! Very low in the sky, but I had today a very clean atmophera! ©2013, SpaceWeather.com -- This site is penned daily by Dr. Tony Phillips.