K-Tec

Comet fragments visible in May

  • DeirdreKelleghan
  • Topic Author
  • Offline
  • IFAS Social Media Officer
  • IFAS Social Media Officer
More
18 years 3 months ago #25787 by DeirdreKelleghan
Comet fragments visible in May was created by DeirdreKelleghan
science.nasa.gov/headlines/y2006/24mar_73p.htm?list127355

String of comet fragments in May through the constellations Cygnus and Pegasus on May 12, 13 and 14.

Details click link

Deirdre Kelleghan
Irish Astronomical Society
www.irishastrosoc.org

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
18 years 3 months ago #25791 by briano
Replied by briano on topic Re: Comet fragments visible in May
That`s cool I will be watching out for that, I just hope I remember.

Brian O Leary

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
18 years 3 months ago #25793 by voyager
Replied by voyager on topic Re: Comet fragments visible in May

That`s cool I will be watching out for that, I just hope I remember.


I'm sure there'll be a lot of talk about it closser to the time on the boards here ..... I'll also be talking about it in detail in the May IFAS podcast.

Bart.

My Home Page - www.bartbusschots.ie

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
18 years 3 months ago #25797 by Keith g
Replied by Keith g on topic Re:
Should be a great show, how bright wiil they be??

Keith..

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
18 years 3 months ago #25805 by voyager
Replied by voyager on topic Re:

Should be a great show, how bright wiil they be??

Keith..


Latest estimates I've seen put them at about 3rd or 4th magnitude when they are at their closest. No Hale-Bopp but still nice if you can get to a dark sky!

My Home Page - www.bartbusschots.ie

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Moderators: Neill
Time to create page: 0.105 seconds
Powered by Kunena Forum