• Comet Hyakutake - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comet_Hyakutake Comet Hyakutake (Japanese pronunciation: [çʲakɯ̥take], formally designated C/1996 B2) is a comet, discovered on 31 January 1996, [1] that passed very close to ...
  • Hyakutake: Comet with a Long, Long Tail - Space.com

    www.space.com/20016-comet-hyakutake.html Credit: NASA/Rick Scott and Joe Orman . Comet Hyakutake was a naked-eye comet that made its closest approach to Earth in March 1996 after being discovered just two ...
  • Comet Hyakutake

    csep10.phys.utk.edu/astr161/lect/comets/hyakutake.html Comet Hyakutake, shown in the left figure from 1996 , was one of the brightest comets in recent years. The image at the right shows a Hubble Space Telescope image of ...
    • Comet Hyakutake - stardust.jpl.nasa.gov

      stardust.jpl.nasa.gov/science/hyakutake.html Image of Comet Hyakutake taken by Shigemi Numazawa from Nigata, Japan on March 20, 1996.
    • Comet Hyakutake - NASA

      nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/hyakutake.html Other Information on Comet Hyakutake Press Release on the discovery of ethane on Comet Hyakutake (31 May 1996) Report on X-rays detected from the comet by ROSAT.
    • Comet Hyakutake | Academy of American Poets

      www.poets.org/poetsorg/poem/comet-hyakutake Comet Hyakutake's tail stretches for 360 million miles— in 1996, we saw Hyakutake through binoculars— the ion tail contains the time we saw bats emerge out of a ...
    • Comet Hyakutake - Windows to the Universe

      www.windows2universe.org/comets/hyakutake.html Comet Hyakutake was found on January 30, 1996 by a man in Japan named Yuji Hyakutake. He spotted it using strong binoculars. This comet was visible from late March ...
    • APOD Index - Solar System: Comets: Hyakutake

      apod.nasa.gov/apod/hyakutake.html Editor's choices for the most educational Astronomy Pictures of the Day about Comet Hyakutake: APOD: 1996 February 8 - Hyakutake: The Great Comet of 1996?
    • Comet Hyakutake | astronomy | Britannica.com

      www.britannica.com/topic/Comet-Hyakutake Comet Hyakutake, long-period comet that, because of its relatively close passage to Earth, was observed as one the brightest comets of the 20th century. It was ...
    • NOVA Online | Doomsday Asteroid | Hale-Bopp and Hyakutake

      www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/spacewatch/comets.html Hale-Bopp and Hyakutake Comet Hale-Bopp The image of Comet Hale-Bopp blazing across the night sky of 1997 has delighted casual stargazers and astronomers alike.