Catch Comet Neowise now, or wait 6,800 years for another chance

Comet Neowise shines in the sky over Keketuohai in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. First discovered on March 27, 2020, Neowise is a long-period comet with an orbital period of approximately 6,800 years. You can observe it with the naked eye in the Northern Hemisphere this July.

(All photos provided by CGTN's Qu Bo.)

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