How To See Comet Lovejoy Tonight

Comet Lovejoy, C/2014 Q2, is now having its best two weeks for skywatchers. It's 4th magnitude, about as bright as it's predicted to get. Use the finder chart at the bottom of this page to find its location among the stars. Although 4th magnitude would technically make it a naked-eye object, its diffuse fuzziness means that most viewers, who live under light pollution, will probably still need binoculars.

Finder chart for Comet Lovejoy, C/2014 Q2, during January 2015 - Highlighd for January 10

Finder chart for Comet Lovejoy, C/2014 Q2, during January 2015 - Highlighd for January 10

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