Where is Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos (Lost)?
Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos (Lost) is currently in the constellation of Ophiucus. The current Right Ascension is 17h 34m 40s and the Declination is -18° 35’ 57”.
- 18D/Perrine-Mrkos (Lost) is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
- Given its current magnitude, 18D/Perrine-Mrkos (Lost) is visible only through long exposure photography.
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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos (Lost) is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Comet 18D/Perrine-Mrkos (Lost) 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.
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