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P/2016 BA14 (PANSTARRS) live position and data

This page shows Comet P/2016 BA14 (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).

Local Time:
Right Ascension: 19.558524
Declination: -8.915091 (J2000)
Magnitude: 31.25
Constellation: Aquila
Solar Elongation: 36.5°

Distance of P/2016 BA14 (PANSTARRS) from the Sun: 446414368 km [Relative velocity:  km/s]
Distance of P/2016 BA14 (PANSTARRS) from the Earth: 556293376 km [Relative velocity:  km/s]

Perihelion: 15 Mar 2016 12:17 UTC []

RA: -
Dec: -

Conjunctions of P/2016 BA14 (PANSTARRS) with other objects

The following table is a list of bright objects (stars brighter than magnitude 9.0 and galaxies brighter than magmitude 14.0) that are currently in close conjunction (less than 1.5 degrees apart) with Comet P/2016 BA14 (PANSTARRS):

Object TypeObject NameMagnitudeR.A.Dec.
StarHIP 959447.497419h 30m 41s-08° 11’ 11”
StarHIP 961478.610219h 32m 57s-07° 59’ 48”
StarHIP 963768.093619h 35m 39s-09° 16’ 23”
StarHIP 964358.224619h 36m 22s-09° 19’ 11”
StarHIP 964796.605219h 36m 50s-10° 09’ 26”

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