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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/1969 Y1 (Bennett)?

Above the horizon.  Rise: 0:55 | Tran: 9:59 | Set: 19:00
Altitude: 42.9°   Azimuth: 265.4°   Direction: West

Comet C/1969 Y1 (Bennett) is currently in the constellation of Triangulum. The current Right Ascension is 02h 32m 18s and the Declination is +29° 44’ 26”.

Right now, from the selected location (Greenwich, United Kingdom), Comet C/1969 Y1 (Bennett) can be observed looking in the West direction at an altitude of 43° degrees above the horizon (view Comet C/1969 Y1 (Bennett) position on a interactive sky map). Given its current brightness (magnitude 36.53), C/1969 Y1 (Bennett) is visible only through long exposure photography.

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02h 32m 18s
+29° 44’ 26”
Map showing Comet C/1969 Y1 (Bennett) in Triangulum on June, 14 2024
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
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