ʻOumuamua
ʻOumuamua
ʻOumuamua
Comet
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ʻOumuamua /ˌmˈɑːmə/ 🤖
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ImageʻOumuamua is a mildly active comet, and the first interstellar object detected passing through the Solar System. Formally designated 1I/2017 U1, it was discovered by Robert Weryk using the Pan-STARRS telescope at Haleakala Observatory, Hawaii, on 19 October 2017, 40 days after it passed its closest point to the Sun.
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