Do any of you know anything about comet NEOWISE (2020 F3)?

May 8, 2020
Visit site says it could reach 2nd magnitude in July and Wikipedia says that it will reach perihelion on July 3rd and expected to be visible to the naked eye. Besides that and the page, I can't find anything else.


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Do any of you know anything about comet NEOWISE (2020 F3)?

Comet NEOWISE - Wikipedia › wiki › Comet_NEOWISE

C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) or Comet NEOWISE is a long period comet with a near-parabolic orbit discovered on March 27, 2020, by astronomers during the NEOWISE ...
Last perihelion: July 3, 2020
Earth MOID: 0.36 AU (54 million km; 140 LD)
Orbital period: ~4400 yrs (inbound); ~6700 yrs ...
Semi-major axis: 270 AU (inbound); 355 AU ...
History and observations · ‎Trajectory · ‎Gallery

Comet NEOWISE, the best comet of 2020 | Space | EarthSky › Space

27 Jul 2020 — Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) was discovered on March 27, 2020 – not from Earth's surface – but from by a space observatory some 326 miles (525 km) ...

Comet NEOWISE is fading: catch it while you can › Advice › Skills

At its brightest Comet NEOWISE was an easy naked eye object, such a big and bright comet that even people who had no previous experience of stargazing or ...

Hubble Snaps Close-Up of Celebrity Comet NEOWISE | NASA › feature › goddard › hubble-sna...

21 Aug 2020 — Comet NEOWISE is considered the brightest comet visible from the Northern Hemisphere since 1997's Hale-Bopp. It's headed beyond the outer solar ...

Comet NEOWISE - Jodrell Bank › comet-neowise

21 Jul 2020 — Comet NEOWISE has a nucleus around 5km (3 miles) in diameter with a tail that has two parts as is typical for comets – a white tail made of ...

Why Does Comet NEOWISE Have Two Tails? - Forbes › startswithabang › 2020/07/16

16 Jul 2020 — For the first time in many years, there's currently a comet visible to the naked eye in Earth's night sky: comet NEOWISE.

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