source url 46P/Writanen Comet discovery at 17Jan 1948 by Carl Wirtanen. in 2018 it approaches Earth at closest 16 December, with expected naked-eye brightness. Visible in Eridanus, Taurus and Auriga constellations over month in December.
Photo by Wang Letian from apod.nasa.gov page. This single frame captured almost full moon, Venus and Jupiter (upper left). Moon phases 46P/Wirtanen Comet Meteor showers Andromedids Peak: 25th September – 6th December ZHR: 3 Monocerotids Peak: 9th December ZHR: 2 Sigma Hydrids Peak: 6th – 18th December ZHR: 3 – 5 Geminids Peak: 13th – 14th December ZHR: 120 Leonis […]
There is no better way to open the year then with Supermoon and finish it with Blue Moon, meteor showers will be present in January. During January Moon will be travelling through the night sky will few planets, Jupiter, Mars, Mercury and Saturn.