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This table shows the brightest currently observable comets. Click on the name of the comet to get more details, including finder charts.

CometBrightnessDate of last reported observationAngular separation from SunAltitudeAzimuthConstellation
C/2017 O1 9.520/11/2017117°55.0°348° (NNW)Cepheus
62P Tsuchinshan11.020/11/201772°39.8°137° (SE)Leo
24P Schaumasse11.520/11/201755°28.4°122° (ESE)Virgo
C/2015 V2 Johnson12.006/11/201751°-71.0°114° (ESE)Pavo
C/2016 R2 PANSTARRS12.020/11/2017153°20.6°247° (WSW)Orion

Never attempt to observe objects close to the sun without taking the proper precautions. In particular, never point optical instruments near the sun and look through them, or you risk permanent eye damage or blindness.