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Where is Comet 146P/Shoemaker-LINEAR?

Comet 146P/Shoemaker-LINEAR is currently in the constellation of Libra. The current Right Ascension is 15h 22m 32s and the Declination is -16° 21’ 49”.

15h 22m 32s
-16° 21’ 49”
Libra

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Comet 146P/Shoemaker-LINEAR is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Comet 146P/Shoemaker-LINEAR are available on TheSkyLive: 1) the Online Planetarium which is interactive and allows to select dates and additional objects to visualize; and 2) the Live Position and Data Tracker which provides the highest precision position data and features deep sky imagery from the Digitized Sky Survey.

Map showing Comet 146P/Shoemaker-LINEAR in Libra on December, 09 2022
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 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

See also the following additional resources about Comet 146P/Shoemaker-LINEAR