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Where is Comet 23P/Brorsen-Metcalf?

Comet 23P/Brorsen-Metcalf is currently in the constellation of Scorpius. The current Right Ascension is 17h 23m 36s and the Declination is -38° 37’ 35”.

17h 23m 36s
-38° 37’ 35”
Scorpius

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Comet 23P/Brorsen-Metcalf is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Comet 23P/Brorsen-Metcalf 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 23P/Brorsen-Metcalf in Scorpius on May, 16 2021
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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 23P/Brorsen-Metcalf