C/2019 L3 (ATLAS) live position and data

This page shows Comet C/2019 L3 (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 L3 (ATLAS) (less than 1.5 degrees):

StarHIP 1152587.442223h 20m 42s+44° 34’ 50”
StarHIP 1156017.915423h 25m 02s+42° 13’ 31”
StarHIP 1156868.643623h 26m 19s+42° 42’ 08”
StarHIP 1152616.229423h 20m 44s+44° 06’ 58”
StarHIP 1159778.28323h 29m 50s+43° 56’ 26”
StarHIP 1158087.337623h 27m 41s+44° 47’ 07”
StarHIP 1158877.771223h 28m 45s+42° 24’ 40”
StarHIP 1157757.997223h 27m 19s+43° 51’ 49”
StarHIP 1161538.098623h 32m 01s+43° 49’ 20”
StarHIP 1160318.208423h 30m 39s+43° 58’ 32”
StarHIP 1160888.180423h 31m 23s+43° 22’ 24”
StarHIP 1159978.159223h 30m 09s+44° 26’ 08”
StarHIP 1157477.86523h 27m 00s+42° 12’ 18”
StarHIP 1163126.921823h 33m 58s+43° 54’ 15”
StarHIP 1159317.68823h 29m 17s+42° 21’ 36”
StarHIP 1161276.613223h 31m 50s+44° 04’ 22”
StarHIP 1161907.715823h 32m 31s+43° 12’ 23”
StarHIP 1152178.365423h 20m 14s+43° 10’ 48”
StarHIP 1153317.286223h 21m 35s+44° 05’ 50”
StarHIP 1151247.677623h 19m 06s+43° 07’ 55”
StarHIP 1162597.116623h 33m 23s+42° 50’ 46”
StarHIP 1157555.741823h 27m 07s+42° 54’ 43”
GalaxyUGC 1256714.023h 22m 40s+43° 58’ 27”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet C/2019 L3 (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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