269P/Jedicke live position and data

This page shows Comet 269P/Jedicke 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 269P/Jedicke (less than 1.5 degrees):

StarHIP 863658.575417h 38m 51s-19° 32’ 19”
StarHIP 861588.311417h 36m 23s-20° 58’ 38”
StarHIP 861808.675417h 36m 36s-20° 04’ 39”
StarHIP 863128.391217h 38m 08s-19° 58’ 27”
StarHIP 866758.247817h 42m 32s-20° 06’ 15”
StarHIP 862748.505417h 37m 42s-21° 15’ 22”
StarHIP 867364.831817h 43m 25s-21° 40’ 59”
StarHIP 865198.797217h 40m 51s-20° 51’ 51”
StarHIP 869268.572417h 45m 40s-20° 12’ 16”
StarHIP 865558.851817h 41m 17s-19° 27’ 26”
StarHIP 870687.164417h 47m 31s-20° 50’ 14”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet 269P/Jedicke

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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