Category: comets

Comet 64P/Swift-Gehrels: 4 Jan. 2019

Comet 64P/Swift-Gehrels: an image (4 Jan. 2019)

We did some follow-up observations of comet 64P/Swift-Gehrels, after the sudden changes in its inner coma, which we could confirm yesterday. Here we present our results. The image above comes from the median combination of 39,...

Comet 123P/West-Hartley: 1 Jan. 2019

Comet 123P/West-Hartley: an image (2 Jan. 2019)

We observed comet 123P/West-Hartley again, while it approaches the Sun (perihelion: next 5 Feb.). Here it is our latest image. The image above comes from the average of three, 300-seconds exposures, unfiltered, remotely collected with the...