View Full Version : New Comet Jacques May Pass 8.4 million miles from Venus this July

2014-Mar-15, 06:10 PM
Congratulations to*Cristovao Jacques and the SONEAR team!**On March 13 they snared C/2014 E2 (Jacques) in CCD images taken with a 0.45-meter (17.7-inch) wide-field reflector at the SONEAR (Southern Observatory for Near Earth Asteroids Research) observatory near*Oliveira, Brazil. A very preliminary orbit indicates its closest approach to the sun will occur on June 29 at a […]

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