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Where is Comet 263P/Gibbs?

Comet 263P/Gibbs is currently in the constellation of Cetus. The current Right Ascension is 03h 24m 36s and the Declination is +09° 04’ 40”.

03h 24m 36s
+09° 04’ 40”
Cetus

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Comet 263P/Gibbs is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Comet 263P/Gibbs 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 263P/Gibbs in Cetus on July, 05 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 263P/Gibbs