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C/2019 K1 (ATLAS) live position and data

This page shows Comet C/2019 K1 (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 K1 (ATLAS) (less than 1.5 degrees):

TypeNameMagnitudeArDec
StarHIP 27111005h 44m 56s+09° 14’ 37”
StarHIP 267297.91405h 40m 46s+09° 15’ 56”
StarHIP 262073.557805h 35m 08s+09° 56’ 02”
StarHIP 268677.85505h 42m 14s+08° 22’ 24”
StarHIP 265558.558605h 38m 47s+08° 02’ 17”
StarHIP 264146.12605h 37m 19s+08° 57’ 06”
StarHIP 264188.129605h 37m 21s+07° 40’ 08”
StarHIP 264875.862605h 38m 01s+07° 32’ 29”
StarHIP 265186.606205h 38m 21s+08° 29’ 14”
StarHIP 266277.097205h 39m 34s+09° 50’ 54”
StarHIP 261764.414205h 34m 49s+09° 29’ 22”
StarHIP 269847.997805h 43m 32s+08° 45’ 30”
StarHIP 270098.826805h 43m 45s+09° 54’ 52”
StarHIP 266048.163205h 39m 17s+10° 15’ 35”
StarHIP 260447.543805h 33m 19s+08° 32’ 18”
StarHIP 267927.463405h 41m 25s+09° 11’ 54”
StarHIP 262948.653605h 35m 58s+09° 31’ 54”
StarHIP 263664.00205h 36m 54s+09° 17’ 29”
StarHIP 266807.876205h 40m 11s+10° 15’ 09”
StarHIP 266468.581805h 39m 47s+10° 20’ 21”
StarHIP 262126.738805h 35m 12s+09° 36’ 47”
StarHIP 262237.18305h 35m 16s+08° 42’ 02”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet C/2019 K1 (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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