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Where is Comet C/2021 U5 (Catalina)?

Comet C/2021 U5 (Catalina) is currently in the constellation of Leo. The current Right Ascension is 11h 02m 35s and the Declination is +08° 36’ 08”.

11h 02m 35s
+08° 36’ 08”
Leo

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Comet C/2021 U5 (Catalina) is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Comet C/2021 U5 (Catalina) 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/2021 U5 (Catalina) in Leo on May, 26 2022
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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/2021 U5 (Catalina)