2719: C / 2018 W2

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C/2018 W2 (Africano) is a hyperbolic comet that is currently observable in the constellation of Pegasus. It was discovered at the Mount Lemmon Survey by B. Africano on 27th November 2018.

C/2018 W2 came to perihelion on September 5th. Its closest approach to Earth was yesterday, at a distance of 1.486 AU (222 million km).

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Comet C/2018 W2 (Africano)

C/2018 W2 (Africano) is a hyperbolic comet that is currently observable in the constellation of Pegasus. It was discovered at the Mount Lemmon Survey by B. Africano on 27th November 2018.C/2018 W2 came to perihelion on September 5th. Its closest approach to Earth was yesterday, at a distance of 1.486 AU (222 million km).Northolt Branch ObservatoriesCometWatchQhyccd

Publicado por Northolt Branch Observatories em Sexta-feira, 27 de setembro de 2019