The Present Southern Comet


EITHER the present brilliant southern comet is periodic, or one of a large family of comets, moving in similar orbits and possessing marked similarities of structure. Its orbit, as far as an orbit can be determined from the approximate positions of a very indefinite nucleus, is similar to those of the 1843 and 1880 comets. In Grant's “History of Astronomy… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/035438c0


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