Holiday in Anhui – Anhui Travel for FIG The location of the Christ Comet’s coma the small white oval in Virgo’s womb on September , BC. Image credit Sirscha Nicholl. When the cometary coma rose over the eastern horizon on September , some observers like the Magi were evidently astonished that it looked like a glorious and perfect baby within the womb of Virgo ig. The comet had moved farther from the Sun, with the result that the coma was appearing in a darker sky it was now degrees in altitude at sunrise. The oval coma at its longest would have been about the Moon’s diameter. The baby would have seemed to be head-down. The cometary coma had transformed Virgo, making it look like she was well into a pregnancy. Holiday in Anhui – Anhui Travel 2016.