Archive for the ‘CometWatch’ Category

CometWatch 2017/10/18 with Special Guests Rich Kowalski, Jim Scotti and Rik Hill

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

This month, Nick Evetts and Mary McIntyre cover the latest discoveries, what is visible in the night sky, and part 2 with our guests, Jim Scotti of Spacewatch and Rich Kowalski and Rik Hill from the Catalina Sky Survey!

https://spacewatch.lpl.arizona.edu/

https://catalina.lpl.arizona.edu/

https://www.lpl.arizona.edu/

http://www.lpl.arizona.edu/~rhill/

https://www.hq.nasa.gov/alsj/jimscotti.html

BAA Comet Section page 

BAA Comet Section Visual Observations Page

BAA YouTube Channel

Project Alcock

The Astronomer

The Astronomer  Youtube Channel

The German Comet Group

Seiichi Yoshida’s page

Liga Iberoamericana de Astronomia

Comet chasing

International Comet Quarterly

Cometbase

Comet Watch 2017/09/27 With Special Guest Christina Feliciano

Friday, September 29th, 2017

This Month Nick Evetts, Mary  McIntyre and Neil Norman talk about the  latest discoveries and current Comets and Welcome our Guest  Christina Feliciano.

 

BAA Comet Section page 

BAA Comet Section Visual Observations Page

BAA YouTube Channel

Project Alcock

The Astronomer

The Astronomer  Youtube Channel

The German Comet Group

Seiichi Yoshida’s page

Liga Iberoamericana de Astronomia

Comet chasing

International Comet Quarterly

Cometbase

Comet Watch 2017/08/12 With Guest Richard Pearson FRAS

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

This Month Nick Evetts and Neil Norman talk about the discoveries and current Comets and Welcome our Guest Richard Pearson FRAS,

Mary  McIntyre  is at Solar Sphere  and will be back next month!

Yearbook of Astronomy 2017

http://rpspace59.blogspot.com/2017/06/information-for-astro-photographers.html

 

BAA Comet Section page 

BAA Comet Section Visual Observations Page

BAA YouTube Channel

Project Alcock

The Astronomer

The Astronomer  Youtube Channel

The German Comet Group

Seiichi Yoshida’s page

Liga Iberoamericana de Astronomia

Comet chasing

International Comet Quarterly

Cometbase

A meteor shower from C/2015 D4 (Borisov) on July 29?

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

UPDATE : A meteor shower from C/2015 D4 (Borisov) on July 29?

 

http://www.ianridpath.com/startales/columba.htm

http://www.seasky.org/constellations/constellation-columba.html

Comet Watch 2017/07/15 With Guest Jeff Tobak of Northolt Astro

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

This Month Nick Evetts, Mary McIntyre and Neil Norman talk about the discoveries and current Comets and Welcome our Guest Jeff Tobak of Northolt Astro  and we discuss Comet Imaging and Observing.

BAA Comet Section Visual Observations Page

BAA Comet Section page 

Jeff’s set up

http://astrodon.com/store/p10/Astrodon_Photometrics_UVBRI_Filters.html

Atik 383L +

http://mainsequencesoftware.com/Products/SGPro

128P/Shoemaker-Holt 1

Project Alcock

The German Comet Group

Seiichi Yoshida’s page

Liga Iberoamericana de Astronomia

Comet chasing

International Comet Quarterly

Cometbase

BAA YouTube Channel

The Astronomer

The Astronomer  Youtube Channel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CometWatch 2017/06/18 Comets Asteroids and Meteors with Northholt Astro and NEMETODE

Sunday, June 18th, 2017

This Month Nick Evetts, Mary McIntyre and Neil Norman talk about the discoveries and current Comets and Welcome our Guests , William Stewart of NEMETODE and  Guy Wells & Daniel Bamberger of Northolt Astro  and we discuss Comets and the Meteor Streams they are connected to and Asteroid Day

Asteroid Day – Home

https://academic.oup.com/astrogeo/article/51/3/3.6/224632/The-association-between-meteor-showers-and-comets

International Meteor Organization

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0021916978901447

https://www.britastro.org/radio/projects/BRAMS_Meteor_Radar.pdf

NEMETODE    

The British Astronomical Association Meteor Section

Society for Popular Astronomy – SPA Meteor Section

BAA Comet Section page 

BAA Comet Section Visual Observations Page

BAA YouTube Channel

Project Alcock

The Astronomer

The Astronomer  Youtube Channel

The German Comet Group

Seiichi Yoshida’s page

Liga Iberoamericana de Astronomia

Comet chasing

International Comet Quarterly

Cometbase