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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Where is Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann?

Above the horizon.  Rise: 8:20 | Tran: 15:59 | Set: 23:38
Altitude: 44.0°   Azimuth: 119.5°   Direction: East-South-East

Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann is currently in the constellation of Cancer. The current Right Ascension is 08h 32m 58s and the Declination is +18° 50’ 11”.

Right now, from the selected location (Greenwich, United Kingdom), Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann can be observed looking in the East-South-East direction at an altitude of 44° degrees above the horizon (view Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann position on a interactive sky map). Given its current brightness (magnitude 16.1), 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann is visible only through long exposure photography.

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08h 32m 58s
+18° 50’ 11”
Map showing Comet 29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann in Cancer on June, 14 2024
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
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