New Comet Discovered by ESA and NASA Solar Observatory

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 08:40 in Astronomy & Space

Portal origin URL: New Comet Discovered by ESA and NASA Solar ObservatoryPortal origin nid: 460719Published: Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 09:00Featured (stick to top of list): noPortal text teaser: In late May and early June, Earthlings may be able to glimpse Comet SWAN. The comet is currently faintly visible to the unaided eye in the Southern Hemisphere just before sunrise. The new comet was first spotted in April 2020, by an amateur astronomer named Michael Mattiazzo using data from the SOHO satellite.Portal image: blue-hued data from SOHO showing bright comet SWANScience Categories: Sun

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