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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 7:01  
clear_day Transit: 12:12  
SunsetSet: 17:24
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Comets » Comet 199P/Shoemaker

Where is Comet 199P/Shoemaker?

Altitude: 7.1°   Azimuth: 207.2°   Direction: South-South-West

Comet 199P/Shoemaker is currently in the constellation of Pisces Austrinus. The current Right Ascension is 22h 25m 58s and the Declination is -26° 55’ 00”.

Right now, from the selected location (Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt), Comet 199P/Shoemaker can be observed looking in the South-South-West direction at an altitude of 7° degrees above the horizon (view Comet 199P/Shoemaker position on a interactive sky map). Given its current brightness (magnitude 18.50), 199P/Shoemaker is visible only through long exposure photography.

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22h 25m 58s
-26° 55’ 00”
Pisces Austrinus
Map showing Comet 199P/Shoemaker in Pisces Austrinus on February, 22 2024
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
radio_button_checked Current altitude ≥ 30°   radio_button_checked Current altitude < 30°   radio_button_checked Below the horizon
 From: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

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