150P/LONEOS live position and data

This page shows Comet 150P/LONEOS 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 150P/LONEOS (less than 1.5 degrees):

StarHIP 6342001h 21m 29s+24° 19’ 49”
StarHIP 60558.924401h 17m 45s+22° 42’ 13”
StarHIP 65038.917201h 23m 32s+22° 57’ 25”
StarHIP 61528.74801h 18m 56s+22° 24’ 33”
StarHIP 66408.453601h 25m 12s+22° 58’ 02”
StarHIP 61928.466601h 19m 26s+24° 24’ 12”
StarHIP 59488.118401h 16m 33s+23° 32’ 46”
StarHIP 65778.825401h 24m 30s+22° 02’ 17”
StarHIP 60918.086201h 18m 12s+23° 52’ 35”
StarHIP 67418.502801h 26m 47s+23° 18’ 36”
StarHIP 59426.68101h 16m 27s+23° 35’ 22”
StarHIP 63276.863401h 21m 14s+22° 22’ 28”
StarHIP 58678.587401h 15m 15s+22° 52’ 13”
StarHIP 66696.155401h 25m 35s+23° 30’ 41”
GalaxyUGC 90513.701h 21m 49s+23° 46’ 41”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet 150P/LONEOS

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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