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Where is Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner?

Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner is currently in the constellation of Crater. The current Right Ascension is 10h 57m 03s and the Declination is -17° 29’ 17”.

10h 57m 03s
-17° 29’ 17”

Here is a simplified sky chart showing where Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations.

Map showing Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner in Crater on January,21 2020
See also the following additional sky maps available for this object: Online Planetarium and high precision position tracker
 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

More advanced sky charts for Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner 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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