* * * * * COMET OBSERVATIONS * * * * *

Here you find visual and some CCD-V observations of comets (and some other minor bodies of special interest)
that are currently under observation by contributors to our homepage, or have been observed in the
past, since July 2000.

Currently observable cometsComet archiveNear Earth AsteroidsKey to observers

Currently observable comets: 21P/Giacobini-Zinner 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 1 37P/Forbes 38P/Stephan-Oterma 46P/Wirtanen 48P/Johnson 64P/Swift-Gehrels 66P/du Toit 78P/Gehrels 2 364P/PANSTARRS C/2016 M1 (PANSTARRS) C/2016 N6 (PANSTARRS) C/2016 R2 (PANSTARRS) C/2017 M4 (ATLAS) C/2017 T3 (ATLAS) C/2018 L2 (ATLAS) C/2018 N1 (NEOWISE) C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) Comets with only recent CCD-V observations:
The following comets have been observed since July 2000, but not in the last two months: 2P/Encke 4P/Faye 6P/d'Arrest 7P/Pons-Winnecke 8P/Tuttle 9P/Tempel 1 10P/Tempel 2 15P/Finlay 17P/Holmes 19P/Borrelly 22P/Kopff 24P/Schaumasse 26P/Grigg-Skjellerup 27P/Crommelin 30P/Reinmuth 1 32P/Comas Solá 33P/Daniel 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresák 43P/Wolf-Harrington 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdušáková 49P/Arend-Rigaux 50P/Arend 51P/Harrington 52P/Harrington-Abell 53P/van Biesbroeck 56P/Slaughter-Burnham 57P/du Toit-Neujmin-Delporte 61P/Shajn-Schaldach 62P/Tsuchinshan 1 63P/Wild 1 65P/Gunn 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko 71P/Clark 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 B 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 C 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 G 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 R 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 Z 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 AD 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 AF 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 AP 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 AS 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 AT 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 BC 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 BI 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3 BT 74P/Smirnova-Chernykh 77P/Longmore 81P/Wild 2 84P/Giclas 88P/Howell 92P/Sanguin 93P/Lovas 1 96P/Machholz 1 101P/Chernykh 103P/Hartley 2 104P/Kowal 2 108P/Ciffreo 110P/Hartley 3 116P/Wild 4 117P/Helin-Roman-Alu 1 118P/Shoemaker-Levy 4 123P/West-Hartley 130P/McNaught-Hughes 134P/Kowal-Vávrová 141P/Machholz 2-A 144P/Kushida 153P/Ikeya-Zhang 154P/Brewington 155P/Shoemaker 3 157P/Tritton 161P/Hartley-IRAS 162P/Siding Spring 168P/Hergenrother 169P/NEAT 174P/Echeclus 177P/Barnard 2 185P/Petriew 188P/LINEAR-Mueller 189P/NEAT 191P/McNaught 192P/Shoemaker-Levy 1 205P/Giacobini 209P/LINEAR 210P/Christensen 213P/Van Ness 217P/LINEAR 218P/LINEAR 222P/LINEAR 226P/Pigott-LINEAR-Kowalski 230P/LINEAR 237P/LINEAR 240P/NEAT 246P/NEAT 252P/LINEAR 260P/McNaught 262P/McNaught-Russell 273P/Pons-Gambart 284P/McNaught 290P/Jäger 300P/Catalina 315P/LONEOS 333P/LINEAR 355P/LINEAR-NEAT C/1997 BA6 (Spacewatch) C/1999 F1 (Catalina) C/1999 J2 (Skiff) C/1999 K5 (LINEAR) C/1999 K8 (LINEAR) C/1999 S4 (LINEAR) C/1999 T1 (McNaught-Hartley) C/1999 T2 (LINEAR) C/1999 U4 (Catalina-Skiff) C/1999 Y1 (LINEAR) C/2000 CT54 (LINEAR) C/2000 K2 (LINEAR) C/2000 OF8 (Spacewatch) C/2000 SV74 (LINEAR) C/2000 W1 (Utsunomiya-Jones) C/2000 WM1 (LINEAR) C/2001 A2 (LINEAR) C/2001 HT50 (LINEAR-NEAT) C/2001 K3 (Skiff) C/2001 K5 (LINEAR) C/2001 N2 (LINEAR) P/2001 OG108 (LONEOS) C/2001 Q4 (NEAT) P/2001 Q6 (NEAT) C/2001 RX14 (LINEAR) P/2001 TU80 (LINEAR-NEAT) C/2001 X1 (LINEAR) P/2001 W2 (BATTERS) P/2002 CE10 (LINEAR) C/2002 E2 (Snyder-Murakami) C/2002 F1 (Utsunomiya) C/2002 H2 (LINEAR) C/2002 J4 (NEAT) C/2002 O4 (Hönig) C/2002 O6 (SWAN) C/2002 O7 (LINEAR) C/2002 Q2 (LINEAR) C/2002 Q5 (LINEAR) P/2002 T1 (LINEAR) C/2002 T7 (LINEAR) C/2002 U2 (LINEAR) C/2002 V1 (NEAT) C/2002 X1 (LINEAR) C/2002 X5 (Kudo-Fujikawa) C/2002 Y1 (Juels-Holvorcem) C/2003 H1 (LINEAR) C/2003 K4 (LINEAR) C/2003 T2 (LINEAR) C/2003 T3 (Tabur) C/2003 T4 (LINEAR) C/2003 WT42 (LINEAR) C/2004 B1 (LINEAR) C/2004 F4 (Bradfield) C/2004 H6 (SWAN) C/2004 K1 (Catalina) C/2004 Q1 (Tucker) C/2004 Q2 (Machholz) C/2004 R2 (ASAS) C/2004 RG113 (LINEAR) C/2004 S1 (Van Ness) C/2004 U1 (LINEAR) C/2004 V13 (SWAN) P/2004 VR8 (LONEOS) C/2005 A1 (LINEAR) C/2005 E2 (McNaught) C/2005 K1 (Skiff) C/2005 K2 (LINEAR) C/2005 L3 (McNaught) C/2005 N1 (Juels-Holvorcem) C/2005 P3 (SWAN) P/2005 T4 (SWAN) P/2005 XA54 (LONEOS-Hill) C/2005 YW (LINEAR) C/2006 A1 (Pojmanski) P/2006 HR30 (Siding Spring) C/2006 L1 (Garradd) C/2006 L2 (McNaught) C/2006 M4 (SWAN) C/2006 OF2 (Broughton) C/2006 P1 (McNaught) C/2006 Q1 (McNaught) C/2006 S3 (LONEOS C/2006 S5 (Hill) P/2006 T1 (Levy) C/2006 U6 (Spacewatch) C/2006 VZ13 (LINEAR) C/2006 W3 (Christensen) C/2006 WD4 (Lemmon) C/2006 XA1 (LINEAR) C/2007 B2 (Skiff) C/2007 E1 (Garradd) C/2007 E2 (Lovejoy) C/2007 F1 (LONEOS) C/2007 G1 (LINEAR) C/2007 K5 (Lovejoy) C/2007 N3 (Lulin) C/2007 Q3 (Siding Spring) C/2007 T1 (McNaught) C/2007 U1 (LINEAR) C/2007 W1 (Boattini) C/2008 A1 (McNaught) C/2008 C1 (Chen-Gao) C/2008 FK75 (Lemmon-Siding Spring) C/2008 J1 (Boattini) P/2008 J2 (Beshore) C/2008 J4 (McNaught) P/2008 L2 (Hill) C/2008 P1 (Garradd) P/2008 Q2 (Ory) C/2008 Q3 (Garradd) C/2008 T2 (Cardinal) C/2009 E1 (Itagaki) C/2009 F4 (McNaught) C/2009 F5 (McNaught) C/2009 F6 (Yi-SWAN) C/2009 G1 (STEREO) C/2009 K4 (Gibbs) C/2009 K5 (McNaught) P/2009 L2 (Yang-Gao) C/2009 O2 (Catalina) C/2009 O4 (Hill) C/2009 P1 (Garradd) P/2009 Q4 (Boattini) P/2009 Q5 (McNaught) C/2009 R1 (McNaught) P/2009 T2 (La Sagra) C/2009 U3 (Hill) C/2009 Y1 (Catalina) P/2010 A3 (Hill) P/2010 A5 (LINEAR) C/2010 B1 (Cardinal) C/2010 F4 (Machholz) C/2010 G1 (Boattini) C/2010 G2 (Hill) P/2010 H2 (Vales) P/2010 JC81 (WISE) C/2010 S1 (LINEAR) P/2010 V1 (Ikeya-Murakami) C/2010 X1 (Elenin) C/2011 A3 (Gibbs) C/2011 C1 (McNaught) C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) C/2011 J2 (LINEAR) C/2011 KP36 (Spacewatch) C/2011 L3 (McNaught) C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) C/2011 M1 (LINEAR) C/2011 Q4 (SWAN) C/2011 R1 (McNaught) P/2011 S2 (Kowalski) C/2011 UF305 (LINEAR) C/2011 W3 (Lovejoy) C/2012 A2 (LINEAR) P/2012 B1 (PANSTARRS) C/2012 C2 (Bruenjes) C/2012 CH17 (MOSS) C/2012 F3 (PANSTARRS) C/2012 F6 (Lemmon) C/2012 J1 (Catalina) C/2012 K1 (PANSTARRS) C/2012 K5 (LINEAR) C/2012 K6 (McNaught) C/2012 L1 (LINEAR) C/2012 L2 (LINEAR) P/2012 NJ (La Sagra) C/2012 S1 (ISON) C/2012 T5 (Bressi) C/2012 V2 (LINEAR) C/2012 X1 (LINEAR) C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) P/2013 C2 (Tenagra) C/2013 E2 (Iwamoto) P/2013 J2 (McNaught) C/2013 N4 (Borisov) C/2013 R1 (Lovejoy) C/2013 UQ4 (Catalina) C/2013 US10 (Catalina) C/2013 V1 (Boattini) P/2013 V3 (Nevski) C/2013 V5 (Oukaïmeden) C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) C/2014 E2 (Jacques) C/2014 OE4 (PANSTARRS) C/2014 Q1 (PANSTARRS) C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) P/2014 Q3 (Borisov) C/2014 R1 (Borisov) C/2014 S2 (PANSTARRS) C/2014 W2 (PANSTARRS) P/2014 W11 (PANSTARRS) C/2015 C2 (SWAN) C/2015 ER61 (PANSTARRS) C/2015 F3 (SWAN) C/2015 F4 (Jacques) P/2015 F5 (SWAN-Xingming) C/2015 G2 (MASTER) C/2015 O1 (PANSTARRS) C/2015 P3 (SWAN) C/2015 V1 (PANSTARRS) C/2015 V2 (Johnson) C/2015 VL62 (Lemmon-Yeung-PANSTARRS) C/2015 WZ (PANSTARRS) P/2015 X8 (NEOWISE) C/2016 A1 (PANSTARRS) C/2016 A8 (LINEAR) P/2016 BA14 (PANSTARRS) C/2016 N4 (MASTER) C/2016 U1 (NEOWISE) C/2016 VZ18 (PANSTARRS) C/2017 E1 (Borisov) C/2017 E4 (Lovejoy) C/2017 K6 (Jacques) C/2017 O1 (ASASSN) C/2017 S3 (PANSTARRS) C/2017 T1 (Heinze) C/2018 EF9 (Lemmon) (back to top)