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‘Devil Comet’ 12P/Pons-Brooks reaches peak brightness April 21. Here’s how to see it

a bright white streak against a background of stars

The “Devil Comet” will reach peak brightness this weekend as it passes near the sun. 

The comet, also known as 12P/Pons-Brooks, visits the inner solar system every 71 years and will reach perihelion — the point in its elliptical orbit when it’s closest to the sun — on Sunday (April 21), appearing bright enough to possibly be seen by the naked eye. 

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