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Department of Physics and Astronomy

University of Mississippi

Physics graduate students, Nauman Ibrahim, Aniket Khairnar, and Sumeet Kulkarni observe and photograph comet Neowise.

University of Mississippi graduate students, Nauman Ibrahim, Aniket Khairnar, and Sumeet Kulkarni observed and photographed the comet Neowise on the morning of July 11, 2020. See https://earthsky.org/space/how-to-see-comet-c2020-f3-neowise and https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/comet-neowise-could-be-spectacular-heres-how-to-see-it/ for details.

Comet Neowise

Photographed by Sumeet Kulkarni

Comet Neowise

The comet is bottom-left and the Pleiades, the Hyades and Venus are on the right.
Photographed by Sumeet Kulkarni