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Where is Comet C/2017 Y2 (PANSTARRS)?

Comet C/2017 Y2 (PANSTARRS) is currently in the constellation of Ophiucus. The current Right Ascension is 17h 17m 29s and the Declination is -00° 18’ 14”.

17h 17m 29s
-00° 18’ 14”
Ophiucus

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Comet C/2017 Y2 (PANSTARRS) is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Comet C/2017 Y2 (PANSTARRS) 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 C/2017 Y2 (PANSTARRS) in Ophiucus on October, 25 2020
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 C/2017 Y2 (PANSTARRS)