标签: comet

埃特纳火山上空的ZTF彗星

2023年1月28日 Comet ZTF over Mount Etna Image Credit & Copyright: Dario Giannobile Explanation: Comet-like plumes are blowing over the volcanic peaks of Mount Etna in this wintry mountain-and-skyscape from planet Earth. The stacked and blended combination of individual exposures recorded during the cold night of January 23, also capture naked-eye Comet ZTF...

ZTF彗星: 穿过其轨道面所见的景观

2023年1月27日 Comet ZTF: Orbital Plane Crossing Image Credit & Copyright: Dan Bartlett Explanation: The current darling of the northern night, Comet C/2022 E3 ZTF is captured in this telescopic image from a dark sky location at June Lake, California. Of course Comet ZTF has been growing brighter in recent days, headed for its closest approach to Earth on F...

肉眼可见的ZTF彗星

2023年1月21日 Naked-eye Comet ZTF Image Credit & Copyright: Óscar Martín Mesonero (Organización Salmantina de la Astronáutica y el Espacio) Explanation: Comet C/2022E3 (ZTF) is no longer too dim to require a telescope for viewing. By January 19, it could just be seen with the naked eye in this rural sky with little light pollution from a location about 20 ...

彗星2022 E3 (ZTF)

2022年12月24日 Comet 2022 E3 (ZTF) Image Credit & Copyright: Dan Bartlett Explanation: Comet C/2022 E3 (ZTF) was discovered by astronomers using the wide-field survey camera at the Zwicky Transient Facility this year in early March. Since then the new long-period comet has brightened substantially and is now sweeping across the northern constellation Coron...

七年的哈雷尘埃

2022年10月28日 Seven Years of Halley Dust Image Credit & Copyright: Petr Horalek / Institute of Physics in Opava Explanation: History’s first known periodic comet Halley (1P/Halley) returns to the inner Solar System every 75 years or so. The famous comet made its last appearance to the naked-eye in 1986. But dusty debris from Comet Halley can be seen...

南天的二颗彗星

2022年10月8日 Two Comets in Southern Skies Image Credit & Copyright: Jose J. Chambo (Cometografia) Explanation: Heading for its closest approach to the Sun or perihelion on December 20, comet C/2017 K2 (PanSTARRS) remains a sight for telescopic observers as it sweeps through planet Earth’s southern hemisphere skies. First time visitor from the remote...

星尘与彗尾

2022年8月20日 Stardust and Comet Tails Image Credit & Copyright: Rolando Ligustri (CARA Project, CAST) Explanation: Heading for its closest approach to the Sun, or perihelion, on December 19 comet C/2017 K2 (PanSTARRS) remains a sight for telescopic observers as it sweeps through planet Earth’s skies in the constellation Scorpius. The comet currently...

M10与彗星

2022年7月21日 Messier 10 and Comet Image Credit & Copyright: German Penelas Perez Explanation: Imaged on July 15 2022, comet C/2017 K2 (PanSTARRS) had a Messier moment, sharing this wide telescopic field of view with globular star cluster Messier 10. Of course M10 was cataloged by 18th century comet hunter Charles Messier as the 10th object on his list of ...

彗星C/2017 K2(PanSTARRS)

2022年6月30日 Comet C/2017 K2 (PanSTARRS) Image Credit & Copyright: Jose J. Chambo (Cometografia) Explanation: Imaged on June 20 2022, comet C/2017 K2 (PanSTARRS) shares this wide telescopic field of view with open star cluster IC 4665 and bright star Beta Ophiuchi, near a starry edge of the Milky Way. On its maiden voyage to the inner Solar System from th...

从星际空间来的博里索夫彗星

2022年3月5日 Interstellar Comet 2I Borisov NASA, ESA, and D. Jewitt (UCLA) et al. Explanation: From somewhere else in the Milky Way galaxy, Comet 2I/Borisov was just visiting the Solar System. Discovered by amateur astronomer Gennady Borisov on August 30, 2019, the first known interstellar comet is seen in these two Hubble Space Telescope images from November a...