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C/2020 N1 (PANSTARRS) live position and data

This page shows Comet C/2020 N1 (PANSTARRS) 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/2020 N1 (PANSTARRS) (less than 1.5 degrees):

TypeNameMagnitudeArDec
StarHIP 694296.751814h 12m 55s-40° 50’ 00”
StarHIP 686538.003614h 03m 11s-39° 42’ 09”
StarHIP 684328.866814h 00m 33s-40° 20’ 04”
StarHIP 684935.9914h 01m 19s-40° 13’ 19”
StarHIP 692587.84214h 10m 42s-39° 42’ 55”
StarHIP 689208.73314h 06m 33s-39° 54’ 53”
StarHIP 685327.527614h 01m 45s-39° 26’ 18”
StarHIP 689998.767414h 07m 33s-40° 14’ 43”
StarHIP 688624.357814h 06m 02s-41° 10’ 46”
StarHIP 686736.089814h 03m 27s-41° 25’ 23”
StarHIP 684997.509814h 01m 21s-39° 40’ 11”
StarHIP 689097.895814h 06m 28s-39° 59’ 11”
StarHIP 687828.622614h 04m 42s-41° 17’ 10”
StarHIP 692728.631614h 10m 52s-39° 11’ 09”
StarHIP 696498.955814h 15m 16s-40° 17’ 52”
StarHIP 685918.299414h 02m 30s-40° 48’ 55”
StarHIP 694727.84414h 13m 22s-39° 58’ 42”
StarHIP 691258.562214h 09m 00s-40° 52’ 57”
StarHIP 692298.524814h 10m 26s-39° 23’ 49”
StarHIP 689248.868214h 06m 37s-41° 18’ 22”
StarHIP 687868.604814h 04m 46s-41° 27’ 38”
StarHIP 693928.547414h 12m 20s-39° 45’ 05”
StarHIP 689967.678414h 07m 33s-40° 39’ 03”
StarHIP 689388.599814h 06m 41s-41° 44’ 32”
StarHIP 693958.7114h 12m 23s-39° 54’ 33”
GalaxyNGC 540812.214h 03m 21s-41° 23’ 24”
GalaxyIC 436713.014h 05m 36s-39° 12’ 19”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Comet C/2020 N1 (PANSTARRS)

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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