P/2014 L2 (NEOWISE) live position and data

This page shows Comet P/2014 L2 (NEOWISE) 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 P/2014 L2 (NEOWISE) (less than 1.5 degrees):

StarHIP 370118.860607h 36m 24s+19° 14’ 13”
StarHIP 371076.82707h 37m 30s+18° 55’ 04”
StarHIP 37246007h 38m 59s+19° 13’ 03”
StarHIP 372787.234407h 39m 17s+20° 08’ 54”
StarHIP 373004.876207h 39m 28s+17° 40’ 28”
StarHIP 373818.626407h 40m 23s+19° 21’ 27”
StarHIP 373878.746207h 40m 28s+18° 35’ 23”
StarHIP 374728.67307h 41m 29s+18° 15’ 21”
StarHIP 374868.54307h 41m 42s+18° 03’ 11”
StarHIP 375918.904407h 42m 48s+17° 25’ 28”
StarHIP 37622007h 43m 11s+18° 10’ 46”
StarHIP 376448.924807h 43m 29s+19° 16’ 35”
StarHIP 377227.27507h 44m 13s+20° 12’ 06”
StarHIP 377458.374607h 44m 29s+18° 36’ 05”
StarHIP 377598.880407h 44m 37s+17° 28’ 38”
StarHIP 379084.728607h 46m 07s+18° 30’ 36”
StarHIP 379848.300207h 47m 07s+18° 47’ 19”
StarHIP 380278.709407h 47m 35s+19° 02’ 41”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet P/2014 L2 (NEOWISE)

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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