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Where is Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell?

Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell is currently in the constellation of Aries. The current Right Ascension is 03h 23m 08s and the Declination is +25° 37’ 25”.

03h 23m 08s
+25° 37’ 25”
  • 52P/Harrington-Abell is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
  • It is visible looking in the East direction at an altitude of 37° above the horizon.
  • Given its current magnitude, 52P/Harrington-Abell is visible only through long exposure photography.
  • See also 52P/Harrington-Abell rise and set times.
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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Comet 52P/Harrington-Abell 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 52P/Harrington-Abell in Aries on May, 18 2021
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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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 52P/Harrington-Abell