COMETS

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Comet C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) - Overhead View

View of comet, Mars, Earth and Sun from north of the ecliptic plane during 2014 JUN 01 to DEC 18 - Closest to Mars 2014 OCT 19 - Possible collision with Mars???

Comet C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) - Equatorial Chart

Plot of Mars’ and the comet’s paths in equatorial coordinates of current date during the weeks surrounding their closest spatidal approach to each other

Comet C/2014 E2 (Jacques) - Ephemeris

Geocentric ephemeris of the comet in decimal equatorial coordinates for both the current date and J2000.0 at 00:00 UT

Comet C/2014 E2 (Jacques) - Equatorial Chart

Plot of the comet’s path in equatorial coordinates of current date Greatest Brilliance 2014 JUL 03 at Magnitude +2.3

Comet C/2014 E2 (Jacques) - Overhead View

View of comet, Earth and Sun from north of the ecliptic plane during 2014 APR 05 to SEP 12 - Closest to Earth 2014 AUG 28 at 0.5641 AU

Comet C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) - Ephemeris

Geocentric ephemeris of the comet in decimal equatorial coordinates for both the current date and J2000.0 at 00:00 UT

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Comet C/2012 X1 (LINEAR) - Ephemeris

Geocentric ephemeris of the comet in decimal equatorial coordinates for both the current date and J2000.0 at 00:00 UT

Comet C/2012 X1 (LINEAR) - Equatorial Chart

Plot of the comet’s path in equatorial coordinates of current date Greatest Brilliance 2014 MAR 04 at Magnitude +11.5

Comet C/2012 X1 (LINEAR) - Overhead View

View of comet, Earth and Sun from north of the ecliptic plane during 2014 MAR 01 to AUG 28 - Closest to Earth 2014 JUN 27 at 1.5524 AU

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