The Zwicky Transient Facility in California first discovered the green comet in March 2022. The comet came closest to Earth in 50,000 years and was visible yesterday. Many have shared pictures and videos online
The Zwicky Transient Facility in California first discovered this comet in March 2022. Because of its green hues, it has earned the name the green comet and is believed to have originated from the Oort cloud. For the unversed, an Oort cloud is a group of icy objects that are thought to reside in the solar system’s furthest regions.
As the green comet came closest to our planet yesterday, many people captured the magical view and shared pictures online.