The above image shows the B and G fragments of 73P at 5:13 UT on 4/17/06. Fragment B is the brightest of the two
fragments. Fragment G is much fainter and is located towards the upper right edge of the image. This image was taken
when Fragment B was located in the constellation Bo÷tes at RA 14h 59m and Declination +26░ 40'.
This image was selected as Astronomy Magazine Picture Of the Day for April 24, 2006.