Newly discovered Comet Iwamoto is now making its closest approach to Earth. It will be in our vicinity for the next 2 nights before rapidly moving away at 238 099 Kilometres Per Hour! (147,948 miles per hour!).
Currently in Leo (11th Feb 2019) and moving into Cancer on the 15th Feb.
Here's the Challenge! Show us your images of this fleeting Comet
Make sure to check it out as it won't be back until 3390 AD
__________________________________________ Ken James - Snake Valley Australia CAMERAS: Samsung SCB-4000, Mallincam Xtreme & Xterminator, 3 different Revolution Imagers, 2 ToUcams, SX-5c, Canon 350d, 2 different IMX224's (an RI & RT) and an RT178. Broadcaster on NSN as 'Snake Valley Australia' HERE --> www.nightskiesnetwork.com/ - Video Astronomy Website: ballaratman.wix.com/videoastronomy