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Where is Comet 78P/Gehrels 2?

Comet 78P/Gehrels 2 is currently in the constellation of Virgo. The current Right Ascension is 11h 53m 28s and the Declination is -02° 49’ 49”.

11h 53m 28s
-02° 49’ 49”
Virgo

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Comet 78P/Gehrels 2 is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Comet 78P/Gehrels 2 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 78P/Gehrels 2 in Virgo on October, 25 2020
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 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
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