British Astronomical Association
Comet Section


2017 News

Jan 01  A Happy New Year to all comet observers
Jan 01  William Li reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C2 images
Jan 01  Worachate Boonplod reports a Meyer group comet in real time C2 images
Jan 02  Peiyuan Sun reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Jan 05  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C2 images
Jan 05  Worachate Boonplod reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C2 images
Jan 05  Bo Zhou reports a non-group comet in real time C3 images
Jan 06  Discovery of 2017 A1 (PanSTARRS) reported
Jan 06  Discovery of 2017 A2 (P/PanSTARRS) reported
Jan 06  Trygve Prestgard reports two Kreutz comets in STEREO images
Jan 08  Trygve Prestgard reports two Kreutz comets in STEREO images
Jan 11  Discovery of 2017 A3 (Elenin) reported
Jan 13  Trygve Prestgard reports a Kreutz comet in STEREO images
Jan 14  Masanori Uchina reports a Meyer group comet in real time C2 images
Jan 15  Trygve Prestgard reports a Kreutz comet in STEREO images
Jan 19  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Jan 19  Khadija El Kanbi reports a Kreutz comet in STEREO images
Jan 21  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Jan 25  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in STEREO images
Jan 26  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C2 images
Jan 27  Discovery of 2017 B1 (Lemmon) reported
Jan 27  Cometary activity reported in 2016 VZ18 (PanSTARRS)
Jan 29  Recovery of 2010 J5 (P/McNaught) as 2017 B2 reported
Jan 29  Trygve Prestgard reports a Kreutz comet in STEREO images
Jan 31  Peiyuan Sun reports a non-group (Marsden group) comet in real time C3 images
Feb 01  Peiyuan Sun reports a Kreutz comet in STEREO images
Feb 03  Zhijian Xu and Sergey Shurpakov report a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Feb 04  Discovery of 2017 B3 (LINEAR) reported
Feb 04  Discovery of 2017 B4 (P/PanSTARRS) reported
Feb 04  Worachate Boonplod reports two Kreutz group comets in real time C3 images
Feb 07  Worachate Boonplod reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Feb 07  Worachate Boonplod reports a Kreutz group comet in STEREO images
Feb 08  Zhijian Xu reports two Kreutz group comets in STEREO images
Feb 12  Outburst of 73P component reported
Feb 12  Discovery of 2017 C1 (NEOWISE) reported
Feb 12  Worachate Boonplod reports a Meyer group comet in real time C2 images
Feb 19  Discovery of 2017 C1 (PanSTARRS) reported
Feb 25  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Feb 27  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Mar 01  Discovery of 2017 D1 (P/Fuls) reported
Mar 01  Discovery of 2017 D2 (Barros) reported
Mar 01  Discovery of 2017 D3 (ATLAS) reported
Mar 01  Discovery of 2017 D4 (P/PanSTARRS) reported
Mar 01  Masanori Uchina reports a Meyer group comet in real time C2 images
Mar 02  Masanori Uchina reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Mar 02  Michal Biesiada reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Mar 04  Discovery of 2017 E1 (Borisov) reported
Mar 04  Szymon Liwo reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Mar 07  Discovery of 2017 E2 (XuYi) reported
Mar 12  Worachate Boonplod and Michal Biesiada report a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Mar 13  Discovery of 2017 E3 (PanSTARRS) reported
Mar 13  Discovery of 2017 E4 (Lovejoy) reported
Mar 14  Worachate Boonplod reports two Kreutz group comets in real time C3 images
Mar 26  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Mar 27  Szymon Liwo reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Mar 29  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Apr 02  Discovery of 2017 D5 (PanSTARRS) reported
Apr 02  Discovery of 2017 E5 (Lemmon) reported
Apr 02  Discovery of 2017 F1 (Lemmon) reported
Apr 02  Masanori Uchina reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C2 images
Apr 04  Zhijian Xu reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C3 images
Apr 04  Masanori Uchina reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C2 images
Apr 06  Discovery of 2017 F2 (PanSTARRS) reported
Apr 06  Discovery of 2017 G1 (P/PanSTARRS) reported
Apr 07  Worachate Boonplod reports four Kreutz group comets in real time images
Apr 10  Masanori Uchina reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C2 images
Apr 11  Worachate Boonplod reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C2 images
Apr 13  Masanori Uchina reports a Kreutz group comet in real time C2 images

Published by Jonathan Shanklin. Jon Shanklin - jds@ast.cam.ac.uk