In What Year Did Edmond Halley Discover Halleys Comet?

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Edmond Halley discovered Halley's Comet in the year 1705. The comet was later rediscovered in 1758 by German astronomer, Johann Georg Palitzsch. It was last detected on 8th March, 2003 and it is estimated that on December 9, 2023, it will be 3.3 billion miles away from the sun.
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Edmund Halley did not discover the comet but, he calculated its orbit in 1716 and its speed is about 27m per second ___ Brittanica says that he showed in 1705 that three former comet
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Halley's Comet was first discovered in 240 BC. It can only be seen about every 75 to 76 years. It will appear again somewhere in 2061. Dang I won't be around to see that. For more
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It is unknown where Halley's comet was discovered since it has appeared in
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1. Research Halley's Comet online and in books to view pictures and descriptions of previous times Halley's Comet was visible. Visit a local science museum to find out more. 2. Confirm
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