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5 Brightest Comets Due to Glaze Up the Sky in 2024

Jan 31, 2024, 05:24 PM IST

5 Brightest Comets Due to Glaze Up the Sky in 2024

Riya Teotia

144P/Kushida

The 144P/Kushida will reach its perihelion on January 25 and will be best seen in February with medium-sized binoculars.

C/2021 S3 (PANSTARRS)

The C/2021 S3 (PANSTARRS) is expected to reach its perihelion on February 14 and will potentially be visible with medium-size binoculars.

Comet 12P/Pons–Brooks (Comet Pons-Brooks)

The Comet 12P/Pons–Brooks will reach its perihelion on April 21. It will be visible to the naked eye before perihelion in the northern hemisphere and after perihelion in the southern hemisphere.

13P/Olbers

The Olbers comet reaches its perihelion on June 30 and will potentially be visible with small binoculars near the perihelion in June and July.

C/2023 A3 Tsuchinshan–ATLAS

The C/2023 A3 Tsuchinshan–ATLAS will reach its perihelion on September 27 and will be best seen in the southern hemisphere before perihelion, and the northern hemisphere after perihelion.

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