Comet 64P/Swift-Gehrels is forecast to reach its brightest

29/10/2018 @ 5:30 pm – 30/10/2018 @ 3:30 pm Europe/London Timezone

The comet can be seen from dusk, all night until dawn the next morning. It will be high in the sky making it an easy target, it will be located in the constellation Andromeda so an easy one to find! You will need a telescope to view it though.

A great finder chart located HERE

The image shows the location of the Comet on the 29th at 22:41

(image is from Stellarium, a fantastic piece of free software)

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