[BAA Comets] Forthcoming outburst of Comet 29P/S-W1 ?
rmiles.btee at btinternet.com
Sun May 26 17:30:43 BST 2019
I estimate that there is a ~50% probability of an outburst of
Schwassmann-Wachmann 1 during the interval May 28.5 to June 03.5.
During this period, the comet is a morning object in Pisces at a solar
elongation increasing from 53 deg to 58 deg.
>From the UK it will be visible low in the sky some 8-12 deg above the
eastern horizon as seen from the south of the country around about 3.00-3.30
The comet is better placed for southern hemisphere observers / remote
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