Comet Machholz DM001

New Comet C/2018 V1 discovered by Don Machholz

11th November 2018 CometWatch Admin 0

American amateur astronomer Don Machholz has discovered his 12th comet in the early hours of November 07, 2018. Currently designated DM001, the comet is yet to be assigned to his name given that some Japanese astronomers discovered the comet at roughly the same time. Machholz wrote on his Twitter account..

Chaotic Blue Comet C/2016 RS PanSTARRS

Chaotic Blue Comet

10th January 2018 CometWatch Admin 0

Throughout Autumn 2017, Comet C/2016 R2 PanSTARRS has been watched closely as it showed some bizarre behavior. The icy object located beyond the orbit or […]