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This image is the artist's concept of comet Siding Spring (C/2013 A1)
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09.04.2014

Artist's concept of comet Siding Spring (C/2013 A1)

On Oct. 19, the comet will have a very close pass at Mars, just 82,000 miles (132,000 kilometers) from the planet.

Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

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