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Browse and discover detailed information about 175 of the most interesting comets. Comets are listed in order of decreasing brightness.

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Comet 168P/Hergenrother

168P/Hergenrother
R.A: 05h 52m 50s   Dec: +55° 13’ 38”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 16P/Brooks 2

16P/Brooks 2
R.A: 18h 13m 06s   Dec: -21° 22’ 36”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 17P/Holmes

17P/Holmes
R.A: 17h 08m 44s   Dec: -39° 01’ 33”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon

Comet 19P/Borrelly

19P/Borrelly
R.A: 18h 17m 09s   Dec: -29° 43’ 39”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon

Comet 209P/LINEAR

209P/LINEAR
R.A: 22h 44m 39s   Dec: -25° 15’ 51”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon

Comet 210P/Christensen

210P/Christensen
R.A: 21h 34m 05s   Dec: -19° 41’ 27”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon

Comet 213P/Van Ness

213P/Van Ness
R.A: 07h 46m 33s   Dec: +24° 31’ 27”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 217P/LINEAR

217P/LINEAR
R.A: 12h 24m 40s   Dec: +09° 10’ 29”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner

21P/Giacobini-Zinner
R.A: 10h 53m 22s   Dec: -17° 20’ 56”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 226P/Pigott-LINEAR-Kowalski

226P/Pigott-LINEAR-Kowalski
R.A: 15h 15m 01s   Dec: -01° 31’ 17”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 22P/Kopff

22P/Kopff
R.A: 08h 31m 24s   Dec: +19° 25’ 41”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 23P/Brorsen-Metcalf

23P/Brorsen-Metcalf
R.A: 17h 23m 49s   Dec: -37° 59’ 42”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon

Comet 252P/LINEAR

252P/LINEAR
R.A: 00h 27m 47s   Dec: +01° 39’ 15”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon

Comet 260P/McNaught

260P/McNaught
R.A: 03h 28m 52s   Dec: +40° 29’ 27”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 261P/Larson

261P/Larson
R.A: 03h 19m 34s   Dec: +22° 51’ 30”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon

Comet 269P/Jedicke

269P/Jedicke
R.A: 16h 53m 42s   Dec: -21° 39’ 27”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 284P/McNaught

284P/McNaught
R.A: 15h 44m 58s   Dec: -08° 28’ 49”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Comet 290P/Jager

290P/Jager
R.A: 19h 47m 45s   Dec: -24° 21’ 40”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon

Comet 294P/LINEAR

294P/LINEAR
R.A: 17h 30m 07s   Dec: -36° 22’ 20”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon

Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 1

29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 1
R.A: 00h 39m 59s   Dec: +13° 28’ 00”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude N.A. (JPL) 
in   object currently below the horizon
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