Bright comets now

CometMagElongDECRA
C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) 7.294.8-17°44'22h38m
252P/LINEAR 10151+04°48'16h56m
C/2014 S2 (PANSTARRS) 11.384.2+34°57'11h04m
81P/Wild 11.952.4+20°29'08h14m
9P/Tempel 13.2106+10°45'12h01m
C/2014 W2 (PANSTARRS) 13.690+68°06'16h41m
C/2013 US10 (Catalina) 13.728.2+46°48'05h15m

Bright comets in the sky

Comets discovered between February and March 2016Comet discovered in April 2016, C/2015WZ outburst?Comets discovered in May 2016

In the last two months were discovered a poor number of comet and all from professional survey. One, P/2016BA14 was discovered on January but cometary nature was confirmed on February. 
On February were discovered C/2016C1 PANSTARRS and C/2016C2 NEOWISE while on March were discovered comets 2016 E1 PANSTARRS and 2016 E2 Kowalski.


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In this month only three comets were discovered and all by PANSTARRS. However only the comet P/2016G1 were officially discovered in April while both C/2015WZ and C/2015HG16 turned to be a comet after founding as asteroid before.

C/2015WZ could reach 10th magnitude in this days after a possible outburst


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Only three comets discovered on May:

P/2016J1 PANSTARRS
C/2016J2 Dennau
C/2016KA Catalina( reported as asteroid and after found cometary activity).
 


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