View Full Version : Green asteroid?.
17-06-2010, 08:50 PM
Did I read there is going to be one that can be seen soon?
17-06-2010, 09:59 PM
Hmm I'll have a look but by an large comets look green on photographs and to the naked eye, I have a feeling one is brightening
17-06-2010, 10:01 PM
I think I heard it on the radio, due to be at it's best on June 22nd
18-06-2010, 08:44 AM
think this might be what they are talking about
its not that bright - should see it with Bins but :fingers: it will brighten
Comet C/2009 R1 McNaught (http://www.heavens-above.com/comet.aspx?cid=C%2F2009%20R1&lat=0&lng=0&loc=Unspecified&alt=0&tz=CET)
18-06-2010, 06:20 PM
Where will I be able to see it?
18-06-2010, 06:28 PM
The kink should take you to a map of the sky. West at sunset. If I can find it I'll let you know
Clouded out here tonight
18-06-2010, 06:31 PM
Sorry didn't click on it! It's clearing up here
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