New Comet ISON Could Delight Skywatch...

New Comet ISON Could Delight Skywatchers in 2013

There are 4 comments on the Patch.com story from Jan 5, 2013, titled New Comet ISON Could Delight Skywatchers in 2013. In it, Patch.com reports that:

Forget the Hunter's Moon in 2013. Local skywatchers might get to see a spectacular Hunter's Comet - the newly discovered comet ISON -- later this year.

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“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#1 Jan 7, 2013
Will keep watching that space.

Have a nice day: Ag
AlphaLyrae

Köröm, Hungary

#2 Jan 21, 2013
Comet C/2012 S1 ISON is being called the 'Comet of the Century', it will be nearly as bright as the Full Moon in late November 2013.(By some calculations it may blaze brighter then the Full Moon.) Keep track of this 'once-in-a-civilisation's-life time event'- or leastwise 'once-in-a-lifetime light show'. ISON Comet of 2013 Astrology Software displays the celestial path and the tropical positions of this unique comet, it presents simultaneously the estimated apparent magnitudes (below and above naked eye visibility) and the values of its distance from Earth. Displayed data: from 1 October 2013 until 31 January 2014, day by day. Magnitudes values: estimated in January 2013. Of course, this program can be useful for amateur astronomers or 'stargazers' too.
http://www.inner-sky.com/isonastrology.html

“Is that all you've got?”

Since: Jun 10

Location hidden

#3 Jan 23, 2013
Whatever. That's yesterday's news.

http://earthsky.org/space/asteroid-2012-da14-...

We have another NEO coming in February.

“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#4 Jan 23, 2013
nanoanomaly wrote:
Whatever. That's yesterday's news.
http://earthsky.org/space/asteroid-2012-da14-...
We have another NEO coming in February.
Will be interested to see the radar returns from that particular "spud" in space. should be able to resolve small boulders.

Have a nice day: Ag

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