Web Analytics
Comet 46PWirtanen When and where to see the 2018 Christmas Comet

Comet 46PWirtanen When and where to see the 2018 Christmas Comet


Comet 46P/Wirtanen captured on November 15 this year using the remote iTelescope (Siding Springs Observatory, Australia). Credit: Flickr/Victor R Ruiz, ...

How to see the 'Christmas comet' in the sky tonight

Comet 46P/Wirtanen and the Seven Sisters star cluster made such a pretty pair last night. This photo was taken this morning around 1 a.m. (Dec.

Comet 46P Wirtanen seen through a telescope.

How To See The 'Christmas Comet' When It Passes Close To Earth This Weekend

Illustration showing position of 46P/Wirtanen comet around 10PM on December 16 from Sydney

Spotting the Comets of 2018 and Tracking Their Spectacular Encounters Using Mobile Apps

Christmas comet: How, when to see Comet 46P/Wirtanen in the sky this weekend | abc7chicago.com

Then the comet was about 2 light-minutes away or 35 million kilometers from Earth-bound telescopes, so the pretty greenish coma seen here is around 150,000 ...

Christmas comet: How, when to see Comet 46P/Wirtanen in the sky this weekend | 6abc.com

Geminids.Dec2018.Skychart Comet 46P/Wirtanen ...

I'm so excited to share my 1st photo of comet 46P/Wirtanen! We took our boxer, Kona, out to the Anza Borrego Desert with us ...

Christmas comet How to see Comet 46P/Wirtanen in the sky this month

Beautiful telescopic image of comet 46P/Wirtanen, taken November 4, 2018, with an 11-inch telescope by Martin Mobberley. The image shows the development of ...

How to spot 'Christmas Comet' on Thursday as 2018's BRIGHTEST space rock 46P Wirtanen zips past Earth

This chart of the night sky shows the path of the comet as it moves closer

Comet at Christmas

01 October 2018 – 30 November 2018. Comet ...

Comet, 46P/Wirtanen

Comet 46P/Wirtanen is now ready for you to see it. Visible to the naked eye from dark sites, it is an easy target with a modest binocular and it will be ...

Diagram showing the position of Comet 46P / Wirtanen in the sky, in the days of the second and third week of December 2018. Credit: Borja Tosar

The track of comet 46P/Wirtanen through December 2018. Numbers mark the dates when the comet will appear at those locations. The chart is set for North ...


A Comet To Warm A Winter's Night — How To See 46P/Wirtanen

Comet 46P/Wirtanen will be high in the southern sky in December and may be visible without the aid of a telescope or binoculars. (NASA/SOFIA/Lynette Cook)

Comet 46P/Wirtanen: 17, 28 Sept. and 17 Oct. 2018

The celestial path of Comet Wirtanen through December. Credit: Starry Night.

Comet 46P/Wirtanen: Where to see the 'Christmas comet' this weekend | Newshub

Orion's Belt

How and when We ca see Comet 46P/Wirtanen

The consistent and spectacular Geminids in the early morning sky (Brisbane 4am). Museums Victoria/stellarium

Comet 46P/Wirtanen (lower right) aims for the Hyades and Pleiades on December 10th. At the time, the comet was easy to see with direct vision under Bortle 3 ...

You'd Better Watch Out, The Christmas Comet Is Coming to Town

Christmas Comet 46P Is Making the Season Bright (and Green) for Scientists

Christmas Comet 46P/Wirtanen - Dec 2, 2018, 03:40 UT.

This is Comet Wirtanen last night around 7:30 p.m. seen from just north of Duluth, Minn. An airplane blinked through the frame during the 1-minute, ...

The President's Christmas Comet Challenge. View Larger Image

geminid meteor christmas comet

Diagram showing orbit of 46P/Orbit

This has been an amazing week for stargazing, with the Geminid meteor shower peaking on December 14 and 2018's brightest comet – 46P/Wirtanen – closest to ...

Comet Wirtanen

Wirtanen, the Christmas 2018 comet - live, online observation (12, 16 and 18 Dec. 2018) - The Virtual Telescope Project 2.0

“Christmas Comet” 46P Wirtanen – 2018 Close Approach Information

46P/Wirtanen's home is very different to other comets, residing within the inner-regions of our solar system.

Comet 46P/Wirtanen: When and where to see the 2018 'Christmas Comet'

One of the 'brightest comets in years' has arrived. Here's how to see the 'Christmas Comet'

Image of a comet courtesy of Soefrm @ Wikimedia

Great Comet of 2018 - Get Ready! 46P/Wirtanen Set to Light Up the Sky

Christmas Comet 46P Is Making the Season Bright (and Green) for Scientists

Green 'Christmas Comet' Visible In Night Sky

Brightest Comet Of 2018, 46P/Wirtanen, Streaking Toward Georgia

At its closest point, Comet 46P will be just 7.1 million miles away (11.5

vtpcomet46p Enlarge Image. Comet 46P/Wirtanen ...

In the final months of 2018, Earth will experience what is probably the finest apparition of periodic comet (46P) Wirtanen of the 20th and 21st centuries.

This weekend is your best chance to see the brightest comet of the year

Comet 46P/Wirtanen: Where to see the 'Christmas comet' this weekend | Newshub

This is a composite image showing the size of comet Wirtanen's coma – or extended atmosphere – in early December, compared with the size of a full moon on ...

'Christmas comet' – the year's brightest – to pass by Earth this weekend

This Famous "Christmas Comet" Will Be Visible To The Naked Eye Above Canada This

Comet 46P/Wirtanen: 7 Nov. 2018

Comet 46P/Wirtanen, dubbed the “Christmas Comet” by many in the media and few in science, will make its closest approach to Earth on Sunday, December 16, ...

'Christmas Comet' 46P/Wirtanen: 5 stunning photos of the celestial phenomenon

The comet will be at its closest to earth on Sunday

Comet Wirtanen on December 10, 2018.

Greg Hogan in Kathleen, Georgia, caught Comet Wirtanen on November 26, 2018. He wrote: “This comet was finally over my tree line of my neighborhood.

The comet made its closest pass of Earth last week (Image: iStockphoto)

Franck Marchis on Twitter: "The Christmas Comet 46P/Wirtanen Dec 12, 2018 / Bleikvassli, Norway Picture by Tommy Eliassen Photography… "

Comet 46P/Wirtanen is Visible in Dec. 2018 - Where to Look

... Comet 46P Wirtanen Will Make Closest Pass to Earth in Over 400 Years | by NASA's


The Small Comet 46P/Wirtanen Flies Close By Earth Next Month! Here's What to Expect.

'Christmas comet' 46P/Wirtanen and the Geminids meteor shower herald a cracker weekend - Science News - ABC News

David Moore, editor of Astronomy Ireland, has calculated that although this comet goes around the Sun every 5.5 years, it will not come this close in the ...

But it will certainly be bright enough to see with binoculars - although keep in mind that, as with all stargazing, you'll get a better view if you can get ...

The year's brightest comet streaks by Earth this weekend | News | fox10tv.com

Comet 46P/Wirtanen - Comet Watch A bright blue comet will appear about a week or two before Christmas of 2018 -- accompanied by several new meteor showers, ...

Comet 46/P Wirtanen (faint green glow at upper right) on December 8, 2018 from Calgary, Canada. The constellation Orion is at lower left. Click to enlarge.

'Christmas comet' to speed through UAE skies this weekend - The National

Comet, 46P/Wirtanen

The brightest comet in years has arrived. How to see the 'Christmas Comet'

Every day brings us closer and closer to the Christmas holiday; and every day Comet 46P/Wirtanen gets closer and closer to Earth.

Comet 46P/Wirtanen: Where to see the 'Christmas comet' this weekend | Newshub

Christmas Comet Of 2018 — 46P/Wirtanen — MIGHT NOT Be Naked Eye Visible.

Comet 46P/Wirtanen is expected to make an appearance Dec. 14 to 19 that

Comet 46P/Wirtanen: star chart valid from 18 Dec. to 31 Dec.

However, astronomical experts warm the Christmas Comet may not be as big and bright as one might hope, with the size of the comet and the behaviour of the ...

Comet Hale-Bopp