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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
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Comets » Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

Where is Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann?

Altitude: 19.3°   Azimuth: 280.9°   Direction: West

Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann is currently in the constellation of Cancer. The current Right Ascension is 08h 28m 40s and the Declination is +21° 38’ 24”.

Right now, from the selected location (Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt), Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann can be observed looking in the West direction at an altitude of 19° degrees above the horizon (view Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann position on a interactive sky map). Given its current brightness (magnitude 13.2), 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann is visible with the help of a telescope having an aperture of 10 inches (250mm) or more.

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08h 28m 40s
+21° 38’ 24”
Map showing Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann in Cancer on September, 29 2023
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 = 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

See also the following additional resources about Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

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