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110P/Hartley 3 live position and data

This page shows Comet 110P/Hartley 3 location and other relevant astronomical data in real time. The celestial coordinates, magnitude, distances and speed are updated in real time and are computed using high quality data sets provided by the JPL Horizons ephemeris service (see acknowledgements for details). The sky map shown below represents a rectangular portion of the sky 60x40 arcminutes wide. By comparison the diameter of the full Moon is about 30 arcmins, so the full horizontal extent of the map is approximately 2 full Moons wide. Depending on the device you are using, the map can be dragged horizondally or vertically using the mouse or touchscreen. The deep sky image in the background is provided by the Digitized Sky Survey (acknowledgements).

Current close conjunctions

List of bright objects (stars brighter than magnitude 9.0 and galaxies brighter than magmitude 14.0) close to Comet 110P/Hartley 3 (less than 1.5 degrees):

TypeNameMagnitudeArDec
StarHIP 897316.360218h 18m 41s-25° 36’ 16”
StarHIP 899546.891418h 21m 12s-26° 05’ 06”
StarHIP 899806.071218h 21m 31s-24° 54’ 54”
StarHIP 900198.882618h 22m 06s-25° 14’ 23”
StarHIP 901287.664618h 23m 33s-26° 10’ 17”
StarHIP 901847.394218h 24m 10s-26° 26’ 50”
StarHIP 902668.489418h 25m 04s-24° 24’ 51”
StarHIP 903968.819418h 26m 39s-25° 54’ 59”
StarHIP 904786.329618h 27m 43s-26° 38’ 05”
StarHIP 904962.726818h 27m 58s-25° 25’ 16”
StarHIP 905058.395818h 28m 04s-24° 33’ 44”
StarHIP 905748.348618h 28m 56s-25° 02’ 34”
StarHIP 906106.6518h 29m 21s-25° 15’ 23”
StarHIP 906558.767618h 29m 51s-26° 01’ 30”
StarHIP 907567.569218h 31m 02s-24° 53’ 31”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet 110P/Hartley 3

Astronomy databases

This online sky chart is created using the following astronomy databases and services:

  1. The Digitized Sky Survey, a photographic survey of the whole sky created using images from different telescopes, including the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain
  2. The Hipparcos Star Catalogue, containing more than 100.000 bright stars
  3. The PGC 2003 Catalogue, containing information about 1 million galaxies
  4. The GSC 2.3 Catalogue, containing information about more than 2 billion stars and galaxies
Please see the acknowledgements section.

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