Current comet magnitudes


Current comet magnitudes (April 01, 2020)

Comet                   Magnitude  Trend     Observable     When visible
2020 F8 (SWAN)               6      bright  0  N to 85 S    morning
2017 T2 (PanSTARRS)          8.5    steady  70 N to  5 N    all night
2019 Y1 (ATLAS)              8.5    fade    70 N to 25 N    evening + morning
2019 Y4 (ATLAS)              9      bright? 70 N to 10 S    all night
2019 U6 (Lemmon)             10     bright  10 N to 75 S    evening
58P/Jackson-Neujmin          10 ?   outburst20 N to 50 S    early morning
2020 F3 (NEOWISE)            11.5   bright  10 N to 85 S    evening
2020 H2 (Pruyne)             12     steady  50 N to 40 S    early morning
88P/Howell                   13 ?   bright  60 N to 70 S    best midnight
2018 N2 (ASASSN)             13     fade    70 N to 55 N    best morning
29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann     13 ?   varies  Poor elongation



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

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