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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
8P Tuttle9.52021-Oct-1336°-79.1°90° (E)Centaurus
67P Churyumov-Gerasimenko9.82021-Oct-24111°17.4°70° (ENE)Gemini
29P Schwassmann-Wachmann 110.42021-Oct-23136°43.1°79° (E)Auriga
C/2019 L3 ATLAS10.42021-Oct-24101°17.2°51° (NE)Lynx
6P d'Arrest10.62021-Oct-2588°-5.6°233° (SW)Sagittarius
C/2021 A1 Leonard11.32021-Oct-2558°-14.3°16° (NNE)Ursa Major
C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS11.42021-Oct-0447°-49.2°241° (WSW)Scorpius
4P Faye12.02021-Oct-24112°11.5°83° (E)Gemini
C/2017 K2 PANSTARRS12.52021-Oct-2457°-6.7°304° (NW)Hercules
57P du Toit-Neujmin-Delporte12.72021-Oct-2565°-18.7°258° (WSW)Sagittarius
19P Borrelly12.92021-Oct-25104°-5.5°197° (SSW)Grus
C/2020 T2 Palomar13.42021-Oct-2547°-38.2°261° (W)Ophiuchus
132P Helin-Roman-Alu13.72021-Oct-25151°47.5°195° (SSW)Pisces
C/2019 T4 ATLAS13.82021-Oct-1243°-63.0°71° (ENE)Hydra
7P Pons-Winnecke13.82021-Oct-11115°7.9°200° (SSW)Grus
C/2020 PV6 PANSTARRS14.22021-Oct-2143°-19.3°314° (NW)Hercules
C/2019 F1 ATLAS-Africano14.92021-Oct-0984°-27.2°195° (SSW)Indus
C/2020 F5 MASTER14.92021-Oct-25115°16.0°216° (SW)Piscis Austrinus
246P NEAT15.32021-Oct-2576°-15.6°239° (WSW)Sagittarius
C/2021 K1 ATLAS15.52021-Oct-14148°37.0°182° (S)Cetus
108P Ciffreo15.62021-Oct-20109°17.7°67° (ENE)Gemini
117P Helin-Roman-Alu 115.82021-Oct-0414°-56.1°302° (WNW)Libra
C/2018 U1 Lemmon15.92021-Oct-0836°-42.8°276° (W)Ophiuchus
C/2019 K7 Smith15.92021-Oct-2168°6.8°329° (NNW)Hercules
106P Schuster16.02021-Oct-1693°7.3°51° (NE)Lynx
C/2021 E3 ZTF16.02021-Oct-0971°-0.2°280° (W)Ophiuchus
C/2020 S3 Erasmus16.02021-Oct-08138°53.8°232° (SW)Pegasus

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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