Experts Find Largest Comet, Diameter 128 Km and Mass of 500 Trillion Tons

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia — NASA’s Hubble Telescope finds the nucleus comet largest ever studied with a diameter of about 128 kilometers. The comet’s core is estimated to be 50 times larger than the comet nuclei that researchers often find. In addition, the mass of this comet is estimated at 500 trillion tons, hundreds of thousands […]

Giant Comet Measuring 137 Kilometers Passes Solar System

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – In 2021, astronomers identified comet giants hurtling through our cosmic environment. Fortunately, the comet will not pass within a billion miles of Earth. Named Comet Bernardinelli-Bernstein, it may be the largest comet ever detected, possibly about 10 times as massive as the 6 mile (about 10 kilometers) wide object that hit Earth […]

This is Bernadinelli-Bernstein (BB), the currently active giant comet discovered

Writer: Arif Budianto KONTAN.CO.ID – This is an active giant comet that has ever existed, recently discovered by scientists named Bernadinelli-Bernstein (BB). This giant comet was found by NASA planet hunters using a telescope. What is a comet? Not asteroids or meteors, comets are made up of dust and ice left over from the dawn […]

Scientists find active giant comet that ever existed, what size?

ILLUSTRATION. Scientists find active giant comet that ever existed, what size? Writer: Arif Budianto KONTAN.CO.ID – Maryland. Scientists discover the largest active comet ever to exist. This giant comet was found by NASA planet hunters using a telescope. Do you know what a comet is? Not or meteors, comets consist of dust and ice left […]

Astronomers Uncover Mystery Of The Biggest Comet Ever Found

Comets are collections of dust and ice left over from the formation of the solar system. REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Not long ago, two astronomers discovered a comet giant. The comet is named Bernardinelli-Bernstein (BB), after its discoverers Pedro Bernardinelli and Gary Bernstein.. This object according to scientists is the largest comet ever discovered. It may […]

After a lag of 3.5 million years, the largest comet heads towards Earth

Suara.com – a comet huge, perhaps the largest ever detected, hurtling toward the solar system. According to new research published on the arXiv.org preprint server, the estimated arrival time is 10 years from now. The comet, known as komet Bernardinelli-Bernstein or C/2014 UN271, has a diameter of at least 62 miles (100 kilometers), about 1,000 […]

A Giant Comet from 3.5 Million Years Ago is Heading For Earth

The giant comet will be at its closest point to Earth in 2031. REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Researchers found a giant comet about to hurtle toward Earth. The comet, named Bernardinelli-Bernstein (BB), is the largest comet scientists have ever detected. Reported from Live Science on Saturday (2/10), according to the latest research published on the preprint […]

Scientists Find Largest Comet, 200 Kilometers Wide

The comet will make its closest approach to the sun in 2031. REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Astronomers have discovered biggest comet known. Its size is about a thousand times larger than the others. The comet is named Bernardinelli-Bernstein. This unusual comet will make its closest approach with Sun in 2031. Reported from CNN, Tuesday (27/7), the […]

First activity of a giant megacomet beyond Saturn discovered

Harianjogja.com, JAKARTA – Astronomers in New Zealand discovered a coma or zone of diffuse gas and dust around megacomet C/2014 UN271, also known as Bernardinelli-Bernstein, which may be 1,000 times larger than a regular comet. This could be the most massive comet ever discovered in Earth’s recorded history. The team monitored images taken by the […]

Astronomers Find Largest Comet Detected in Modern Times

Suara.com – Astronomers found a giant comet, is about 1,000 times larger than comet ordinary. The team of experts believe the mega comet has the potential to be the largest ever discovered in modern times. The object is called Comet C/2014 UN271 or Bernardinelli-Bernstein, after its discoverer. Two University of Pennsylvania graduate students Pedro Bernardinelli […]