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Comets

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 K2 PANSTARRS8.82022-Oct-0253°-11.3°132° (SE)Lupus
C/2022 P1 NEOWISE8.82022-Oct-04125°-73.0°60° (ENE)Grus
C/2020 V2 ZTF10.62022-Oct-0466°79.6°308° (NW)Ursa Major
81P Wild 210.72022-Oct-0436°46.6°205° (SSW)Leo
C/2019 L3 ATLAS11.02022-Sep-3048°21.3°215° (SW)Hydra
C/2022 E3 ZTF11.22022-Oct-0255°38.5°92° (E)Corona Borealis
C/2021 E3 ZTF11.62022-Sep-2149°-1.6°198° (SSW)Antlia
C/2020 K1 PANSTARRS12.02022-Sep-3066°-2.5°102° (ESE)Ophiuchus
C/2022 R2 ATLAS12.72022-Oct-0143°65.3°208° (SSW)Leo Minor
73P Schwassmann-Wachmann 312.72022-Sep-2870°-23.2°118° (ESE)Scorpius
22P Kopff12.82022-Sep-30172°-37.8°333° (NNW)Cetus
29P Schwassmann-Wachmann 113.72022-Oct-0691°32.4°278° (W)Gemini
C/2020 R7 ATLAS14.22022-Sep-2060°-11.7°119° (ESE)Scorpius
117P Helin-Roman-Alu 114.52022-Sep-1988°-33.1°100° (E)Sagittarius
327P Van Ness14.92022-Sep-27141°-53.8°294° (WNW)Fornax
157P Tritton14.92022-Oct-0661°44.7°241° (WSW)Cancer
285P LINEAR15.12022-Sep-3092°-11.2°77° (ENE)Aquila
61P Shajn-Schaldach15.32022-Oct-01169°-33.2°329° (NNW)Cetus
P/2022 L3 ATLAS15.42022-Oct-01149°-11.9°317° (NW)Aries
C/2021 T4 Lemmon15.52022-Oct-03148°-27.7°305° (NW)Eridanus
118P Shoemaker-Levy 415.72022-Sep-3087°22.1°262° (W)Canis Minor
119P Parker-Hartley15.82022-Sep-3084°30.2°265° (W)Gemini
Comet observations courtesy of COBS

Warning!
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.
 

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