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Where is Comet C/1969 Y1 (Bennett)?

Comet C/1969 Y1 (Bennett) is currently in the constellation of Triangulum. The current Right Ascension is 02h 26m 16s and the Declination is +29° 42’ 22”.

02h 26m 16s
+29° 42’ 22”

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Comet C/1969 Y1 (Bennett) is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Comet C/1969 Y1 (Bennett) 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/1969 Y1 (Bennett) in Triangulum on January, 21 2021
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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]

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