Current comet magnitudes


Current comet magnitudes (May 21, 2018)

Comet                   Magnitude  Trend     Observable     When visible
PanSTARRS (2016 M1)          10     bright  55 N to 80 S    morning
PanSTARRS (2016 N6)          12     steady  60 N to  0 N    best evening
PanSTARRS (2016 R2)          12     fade    55 N to 15 N    early evening
37P/Forbes                   12     steady  35 N to 80 S    morning
Lemmon (2018 EF9)            12     fade    55 N to 20 N    all night
48P/Johnson                  13 ?   bright  35 N to 75 S    morning
240P/NEAT                    13 ?   steady  Poor elongation
29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann     13 ?   varies  25 N to 60 S    Morning
PanSTARRS (2015 O1)          13     fade    60 N to  0 S    all night
ATLAS (2017 T3)              14 ?   bright  Conjunction
66P/du Toit                  14     steady  5 N to 90 S     morning
185P/Petriew                 14     fade    15 N to 20 S    early evening
Johnson (2015 V2)            14     fade    40 S to 90 S    early morning
364P/PanSTARRS               15 ?   bright  55 N to 10 S    early evening
21P/Giacobini-Zinner         15 ?   bright  50 N to 15 S    early morning



List of comets maintained by Jonathan Shanklin at http://www.ast.cam.ac.uk/~jds.
      

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