...Beauty, cleaning, DIY tips and more - free to join!
   Login   Contact us   Site map   Puzzle Club   Ask a question    Newsletter

What is a comet made of?

Question asked by: knowitall

A comet is a small, icy body. They have been likened to a dirty snowball for this reason. Frozen items in the ice tend to include water (ice water), and also methane and carbon monoxide.

By: Unknown
star star star star
Average rating for this answer is 3.67 / 5

Rate Answer
Comment or provide your answer to this question
No comments have been added to this question "What is a comet made of?".
Ask a New Question

Find out more about Astronomy

Astronomy Questions and Answers

comets Questions and Answers

Next question: how did the moon form?

Become a Member! It's Free >>>

Share on Facebook: On Twitter: TwitterTweet this!

Question Keywords


More Questions:

Did Life Come To Earth On A Comet?
I Saw A Bright Star Low But Not Too Low In The Northwest But I Dont Know Which Star It Is Nor In Which Constellation, It Was Flashing From Red To Blue, Could You Tell Which Star It Is Please?
How Big Is Our Planet Earth
How Many Black Holes Are There?
Does Time Stop At An Event Horizon?