Add to favorite
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

A New Comet Discovered
13.12.2010 14:05
A New Comet Discovered
The new comet

Russian scientists have discovered a first comet over the last 20-year period.
      The new comet, now marked as C/2010 X1 (Elenin), was discovered by an astronomer Leonid Elenin from the Institute of Applied Mathematics on December 10, 2011. The discovery was made by means of a Russian automated observatory ISON-NM, located in New Mexico, USA.
      Following day has brought confirmation of the comets existence from Russian and Ukrainian astronomers, working at Maidanak observatory, Kazakhstan. American and Japanese scietnisst have sent their confirmations one day later.
      Parameters of the new celestial body need to be measured more accurately.
      Source: Science News
Author: Anna Kizilova


Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Mammoths had Diseases Similar to Humans - Discovery by Russian Scientists
Russian and American Scientists Study Polar Bears in Chukotka
Scientific Festival NAUKA 0+ Held in Moscow
Russian and Foreign Scientists Discussed Joint Eploration of Spitsbergen
Climate Forecast: 8 Regions of Russia May Go Into the Sea Soon

comments powered by Disqus

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
Russian Literature  The Romanov Family  Baumanskaya Metro  Russian tourism  Karl Bryullov  Tula  Criminal Liability  Russian business  Russian rockets  VTB  Eduard Steinberg  Painting  Kirov Region  music  Caucasian Mineral Waters  Show Business  investigations  Archeology  Viktor An  Arctic  Master-Bank license  Russian Cinema  Wedding Excursion  business  Lipetsk   Khakassia Reserve  Russian history  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Architecture  Russian circus  Yeniseisk  Russian designers  Dima Yakovlev Law  employment in Russia  Skolkovo  Lake Baikal  March 8  Primorsky Territory  Exhibitions in Moscow  Sortavala   Museums of Russia  Valery Karpin  Gennady Sokolsky  Soyuzmultfilm  Moscow airports  ESRF  Patriotic Musical Holding  Moscow  Film Distribution  Moscow State University 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites