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58P/Jackson-Neujmin live position and data

This page shows Comet 58P/Jackson-Neujmin 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 58P/Jackson-Neujmin (less than 1.5 degrees):

TypeNameMagnitudeArDec
StarHIP 362127.503607h 27m 25s+15° 18’ 59”
StarHIP 357966.57107h 23m 01s+15° 21’ 32”
StarHIP 355516.79407h 20m 09s+16° 08’ 25”
StarHIP 357607.907807h 22m 35s+13° 56’ 20”
StarHIP 360998.131207h 26m 11s+14° 50’ 25”
StarHIP 355918.456607h 20m 40s+16° 23’ 21”
StarHIP 362317.261607h 27m 39s+14° 40’ 34”
StarHIP 362098.658607h 27m 24s+15° 39’ 34”
StarHIP 357308.21307h 22m 15s+13° 59’ 12”
StarHIP 360787.39807h 26m 02s+14° 06’ 10”
StarHIP 362788.429207h 28m 07s+15° 31’ 39”
StarHIP 359336.469607h 24m 27s+15° 31’ 01”
StarHIP 357728.270207h 22m 44s+14° 17’ 15”
StarHIP 355878.399807h 20m 37s+14° 53’ 58”
StarHIP 355486.448207h 20m 06s+15° 08’ 34”
StarHIP 363406.22907h 28m 47s+15° 06’ 35”
StarHIP 358756.907807h 23m 47s+16° 40’ 30”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet 58P/Jackson-Neujmin

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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