Couples vacation ideas for nl/objecten/-A. The greatest apparent magnitude values among comets belong to the Great Comet of see fig, which at – was times brighter than the full Moon , the Great September Comet of , which was – or – to and the twentieth century’s brightest comet, Ikeya-Seki of , which was Other noteworthy apparent magnitudes include the Great Comet of and the Great Southern Comet of , both of which reached The Great Comet of peaked at magnitude the Great March Comet of at between – and and Comet Skjellerup-Maristany of at – to The stunning Comet McNaught in climaxed at These are all part of an elite group of daytime comets. Few comets attain to a magnitude more impressive than Venus’s, and most of those that do are too close to the Sun to be easily visible. At perihelion Comet Lovejoy, the Great Christmas Comet of fig, attained to an apparent magnitude akin to that of Venus but, because of how near it was to the Sun at the time, it was not visible to the naked eye. FIG Comet Lovejoy as seen from the International Space Station on December , Image credit NASA/Dan Burbank/Wikimedia Commons. Even bright comets usually have to get at least ? degrees from the Sun before their comas are clearly observable e.g. Couples vacation ideas 2016.