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public LocationGreenwich, United Kingdom
Sunrise: 4:42 
Transit: 12:58 
Sunset: 21:15
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Where is Comet C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS)?

Above the horizon.  Rise: 5:59 | Tran: 13:15 | Set: 20:31
Altitude: 37.3°   Azimuth: 244.0°   Direction: West-South-West

Comet C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS) is currently in the constellation of Taurus. The current Right Ascension is 05h 48m 33s and the Declination is +14° 53’ 10”.

Right now, from the selected location (Greenwich, United Kingdom), Comet C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS) can be observed looking in the West-South-West direction at an altitude of 37° degrees above the horizon (view Comet C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS) position on a interactive sky map). Given its current brightness (magnitude 16.85), C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS) is visible only through long exposure photography.

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05h 48m 33s
+14° 53’ 10”
Map showing Comet C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS) in Taurus on June, 14 2024
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
radio_button_checked Current altitude ≥ 30°   radio_button_checked Current altitude < 30°   radio_button_checked Below the horizon

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