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C/2019 E3 (ATLAS) live position and data

This page shows Comet C/2019 E3 (ATLAS) 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 C/2019 E3 (ATLAS) (less than 1.5 degrees):

TypeNameMagnitudeArDec
StarHIP 49718010h 09m 03s-48° 29’ 25”
StarHIP 501378.397410h 14m 07s-48° 43’ 28”
StarHIP 497147.95910h 09m 00s-49° 47’ 00”
StarHIP 497206.730610h 09m 05s-48° 18’ 23”
StarHIP 500368.173410h 12m 56s-47° 28’ 32”
StarHIP 488356.078809h 57m 42s-48° 24’ 50”
StarHIP 492017.575210h 02m 32s-48° 51’ 43”
StarHIP 491068.99210h 01m 18s-47° 31’ 56”
StarHIP 497886.867410h 09m 48s-47° 26’ 46”
StarHIP 490858.237610h 01m 05s-47° 21’ 10”
StarHIP 496196.402410h 07m 35s-48° 15’ 38”
StarHIP 500477.035210h 13m 04s-47° 55’ 10”
StarHIP 496038.083810h 07m 29s-48° 31’ 28”
StarHIP 493468.508410h 04m 25s-47° 54’ 43”
StarHIP 490148.09509h 59m 57s-48° 57’ 05”
StarHIP 499768.325410h 12m 10s-48° 47’ 13”
StarHIP 494854.996410h 06m 11s-47° 22’ 11”
StarHIP 498236.746410h 10m 14s-48° 00’ 50”
StarHIP 489327.899609h 58m 58s-48° 29’ 24”
StarHIP 501118.052610h 13m 51s-48° 00’ 58”
StarHIP 493386.725810h 04m 20s-48° 26’ 44”
StarHIP 493917.769210h 04m 59s-46° 56’ 13”
StarHIP 490228.2310h 00m 03s-49° 21’ 36”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet C/2019 E3 (ATLAS)

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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