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Comet 46P/Wirtanen

R.A: 11h 30m 16s   Dec: +15° 29’ 00”
Observed Magnitude N.A. (COBS)
Estimated Magnitude 23.2 (JPL)  fading
in Leo   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon