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C/2019 H1 live position and data

This page shows Comet C/2019 H1 (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 C/2019 H1 (NEOWISE) (less than 1.5 degrees):

TypeNameMagnitudeArDec
StarHIP 710547.431614h 31m 50s+51° 01’ 15”
StarHIP 716698.4514h 39m 33s+51° 00’ 24”
StarHIP 710438.385414h 31m 46s+50° 55’ 42”
StarHIP 719898.182214h 43m 22s+51° 55’ 04”
StarHIP 715486.955414h 38m 00s+51° 34’ 42”
StarHIP 717847.053414h 41m 02s+52° 14’ 09”
StarHIP 715298.020814h 37m 46s+52° 01’ 57”
StarHIP 718108.528214h 41m 20s+52° 38’ 49”
StarHIP 712868.648614h 34m 43s+52° 02’ 35”
StarHIP 718727.502614h 42m 00s+52° 00’ 19”
StarHIP 713928.956814h 35m 55s+50° 53’ 25”
StarHIP 715418.334614h 37m 57s+53° 02’ 38”
StarHIP 711817.145814h 33m 29s+52° 54’ 29”
StarHIP 714318.14314h 36m 25s+51° 15’ 34”
StarHIP 721938.555814h 45m 57s+51° 37’ 35”
StarHIP 713968.907214h 36m 00s+53° 12’ 55”
StarHIP 718287.132614h 41m 35s+51° 23’ 51”
StarHIP 716567.030214h 39m 24s+53° 26’ 24”
GalaxyPGC 5222612.914h 36m 46s+51° 28’ 00”
GalaxyNGC 570713.414h 37m 30s+51° 33’ 47”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet C/2019 H1 (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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