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Browse and discover detailed information about 178 of the most interesting comets. Comets are listed in order of decreasing brightness.

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Comet 46P/Wirtanen

46P/Wirtanen
R.A: 15h 55m 39s   Dec: -12° 18’ 18”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude 27.8 (JPL) 
in Libra   object currently below the horizon