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364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) live position and data

This page shows Comet 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) 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 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS) (less than 1.5 degrees):

TypeNameMagnitudeArDec
StarHIP 297237.426206h 15m 38s+36° 08’ 46”
StarHIP 294458.739406h 12m 15s+36° 08’ 03”
StarHIP 295048.144406h 12m 58s+35° 20’ 54”
StarHIP 290686.843406h 07m 55s+36° 03’ 55”
StarHIP 289977.090806h 07m 06s+35° 12’ 49”
StarHIP 290328.236406h 07m 30s+35° 42’ 06”
StarHIP 297256.81906h 15m 39s+36° 08’ 55”
StarHIP 290088.557606h 07m 16s+34° 49’ 00”
StarHIP 289086.07306h 06m 08s+35° 23’ 18”
StarHIP 295768.123206h 13m 55s+36° 58’ 59”
StarHIP 290246.991806h 07m 25s+36° 16’ 28”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet 364P/2018 A2 (PANSTARRS)

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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