Catch The Bright, Newly-Discovered Neowise Comet Streaking In The Sky Above Idaho This Week

It’s always exciting to see that a new comet has been discovered! A recently-discovered comet called Comet NEOWISE is currently visible and will stay that way for just a few weeks, so you’ll want to be sure to catch it soon. Considering we have access to one of the darkest night skies in the nation, it shouldn’t be too hard to spot this brilliant comet as it blazes across the sky. Have some free time in the upcoming days? Get out there and see if you can spot this celestial event with your own eyes.

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Are you excited to spot Comet NEOWISE? Tell us about your favorite comet watching spots in Idaho in the comments below!