Comet 46P/Wirtanen is closest to the sun today. It’ll be closest to Earth next week. With the moon waxing and casting more light in the sky, the time to see the comet is now. Charts, tips and other info here.
Greg Hogan in Kathleen, Georgia caught Comet Wirtanen on February 26, 2018. He wrote: "This comet was FINALLY over my tree line of my neighborhood. Here is a shot I got with my 85mm lens on a Canon 7D. I was able to find it quickly with just a quick shot pointed in the right direction. Taken 9:30pm EST." Canon 7D, 85mm, 5-sec exposure, ISO 6400, f2.8.
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