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Science: Astronomy Quiz

The gas and dust cloud surrounding a comet's core is its ____. asterism
The point in the sky directly above you is the ____. coma
Proxima Centauri is the closest known ____ to the Sun. comet
The ____ is an area in the sky that includes 12 constellations. meteor
A ____ entering the Earth's atmosphere looks like a shooting star. nebula
A ____ is an interstellar cloud of dust and gas. star
An ____ is any pattern of stars seen in the Earth's sky. zenith
As a ____ orbits the Sun, its tail is blown away from the Sun. zodiac