C/2019 V1 (Borisov) live position and data

This page shows Comet C/2019 V1 (Borisov) 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 V1 (Borisov) (less than 1.5 degrees):

StarHIP 476646.476609h 43m 06s+54° 21’ 49”
StarHIP 476708.453209h 43m 13s+53° 06’ 51”
StarHIP 471607.922809h 36m 33s+54° 07’ 19”
StarHIP 487356.439809h 56m 26s+54° 14’ 37”
StarHIP 474377.35109h 39m 59s+53° 29’ 50”
StarHIP 477998.2409h 44m 40s+52° 47’ 36”
StarHIP 481117.47809h 48m 34s+54° 15’ 53”
StarHIP 484024.56109h 52m 06s+54° 03’ 51”
StarHIP 475018.359209h 41m 04s+53° 54’ 56”
StarHIP 474757.36309h 40m 40s+53° 21’ 53”
StarHIP 477568.758809h 44m 07s+53° 46’ 00”
StarHIP 477058.616409h 43m 35s+52° 59’ 34”
StarHIP 482117.035609h 49m 45s+52° 53’ 27”
StarHIP 481488.152209h 48m 53s+53° 56’ 26”
StarHIP 481508.393409h 48m 54s+55° 07’ 40”
GalaxyUGC 524114.009h 47m 58s+54° 00’ 54”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet C/2019 V1 (Borisov)

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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