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The following are the current most viewed articles on Wikipedia within Wikipedia's Comet discoverers category. Think of it as a What's Hot list for Comet discoverers. More info »

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Rank Topic Wikipedia views
1 Jan van Riebeeck 359 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
2 Maria Mitchell 238 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
3 Charles Messier 195 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
4 Caroline Herschel 135 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
5 James V. Scotti 131 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
6 Johannes Hevelius 120 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
7 Eric Walter Elst 112 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
8 Nikolai Chernykh 100 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
9 Max Wolf 91 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
10 Takao Kobayashi 87 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
11 Tom Gehrels 86 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
12 Heinrich Wilhelm Matthäus Olbers 81 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
13 Carolyn S. Shoemaker 75 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
14 Eleanor F. Helin 65 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
15 Edward L. G. Bowell 64 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
16 Edward Emerson Barnard 60 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
17 David H. Levy 59 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
18 Fred Lawrence Whipple 58 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
19 Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth 53 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
20 Wilhelm Tempel 48 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
21 John Broughton 46 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
22 Takeshi Urata 46 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
23 Robert S. McMillan 40 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
24 Charles T. Kowal 39 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
25 Tsutomu Seki 39 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
26 Johann Palisa 36 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
27 George Alcock 36 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
28 Alan Hale (astronomer) 36 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
29 Pierre Méchain 35 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
30 William Kwong Yu Yeung 35 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
31 Antonín Mrkos 34 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
32 Mount Lemmon Survey 34 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
33 Robert H. McNaught 33 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
34 Yrjö Väisälä 30 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
35 Paul Wild (Swiss astronomer) 29 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
36 George Ogden Abell 28 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
37 Zhang Yuzhe 28 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
38 Andrea Boattini 28 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
39 Eugène Joseph Delporte 26 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
40 Milton L. Humason 25 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
41 Jean-Philippe de Cheseaux 24 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
42 Robert Burnham, Jr. 24 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
43 Luís Cruls 24 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
44 Timothy B. Spahr 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
45 Albert F. A. L. Jones 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
46 Sebastian F. Hönig 21 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
47 Kaoru Ikeya 20 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
48 Miloš Tichý 20 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
49 Heinrich Louis d'Arrest 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
50 John Russell Hind 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
51 Grigory Neujmin 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
52 August Kopff 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
53 John M. Thome 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
54 John Tebbutt 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
55 Richard Kowalski 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
56 Gary Hug 18 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
57 Graham E. Bell 18 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
58 Karl Ludwig Harding 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
59 Henry E. Holt 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
60 Carl A. Wirtanen 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
61 Grigory Abramovich Shajn 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
62 Lulin Observatory 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
63 Jean-Louis Pons 15 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
64 Luboš Kohoutek 15 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
65 Charles Dillon Perrine 15 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
66 Josep Comas Solà 15 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
67 John Francis Skjellerup 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
68 Jeff T. Alu 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
69 John Herapath 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
70 Gottfried Kirch 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
71 Gao Xing 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
72 Friedrich Karl Arnold Schwassmann 13 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
73 Yuji Hyakutake 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
74 Arno Arthur Wachmann 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
75 George Van Biesbroeck 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
76 Johann Holetschek 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
77 William A. Bradfield 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
78 Robert G. Harrington 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
79 Edwin Foster Coddington 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
80 Hervé Faye 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
81 Friedrich August Theodor Winnecke 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
82 Jean Mueller 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
83 Ernst Hartwig 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
84 Horace Parnell Tuttle 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
85 Honoré Flaugergues 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
86 J. G. Westphal 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
87 Giovanni Battista Donati 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
88 Carl W. Hergenrother 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
89 Terry Lovejoy 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
90 Sylvain Arend 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
91 Ernst Friedrich Wilhelm Klinkerfues 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
92 Pamela M. Kilmartin 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
93 Akihiko Tago 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
94 David Hughes (astronomer) 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
95 Francesco de Vico 7 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
96 Zdeňka Vávrová 7 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
97 Theodor Brorsen 7 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
98 Johann Georg Tralles 7 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
99 Richard D. Lines 7 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
100 Alan C. Gilmore 6 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
101 William Henry Finlay 6 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
102 Alexander F. I. Forbes 6 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
103 William Robert Brooks less than 5 views
104 Joel Hastings Metcalf less than 5 views
105 Pelageya Shajn less than 5 views
106 Alexandre Schaumasse less than 5 views
107 Walter Frederick Gale less than 5 views
108 Daniel du Toit less than 5 views
109 Richard Martin West less than 5 views
110 Jérôme Eugène Coggia less than 5 views
111 Sergey Belyavsky less than 5 views
112 Michel Giacobini less than 5 views
113 Leslie Peltier less than 5 views
114 Zhang Daqing less than 5 views
115 Donald Machholz less than 5 views
116 Carl Clarence Kiess less than 5 views
117 Kaspar Gottfried Schweizer less than 5 views
118 Nicolas Sarrabat less than 5 views

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People who discovered, individually or jointly, one or more comets.

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