57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte live position and data

This page shows Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte 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 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte (less than 1.5 degrees):

StarHIP 191878.424604h 06m 44s+17° 39’ 48”
StarHIP 190366.532404h 04m 39s+17° 31’ 03”
StarHIP 195296.965204h 11m 03s+16° 38’ 49”
StarHIP 192845.737804h 07m 59s+17° 20’ 23”
StarHIP 194708.778404h 10m 11s+18° 28’ 28”
StarHIP 192817.60204h 07m 54s+16° 31’ 50”
StarHIP 194038.495404h 09m 22s+18° 54’ 24”
StarHIP 195046.557204h 10m 42s+18° 25’ 23”
StarHIP 193587.609404h 08m 49s+17° 17’ 30”
StarHIP 196518.36404h 12m 38s+17° 50’ 04”
StarHIP 196415.983204h 12m 31s+17° 16’ 39”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet 57P/duToit-Neujmin-Delporte

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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