Comet C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy Finder Map

DateR.A.Dec.Mag.Dist.
Jul 0114h48m+73°26′+9.02.526
Jul 1514h58m+66°10′+9.52.654
Jul 3115h12m+58°06′+10.02.829

The table gives the comet’s equatorial coordinates – right ascension (R.A.) and declination (Dec.) – at 01:00 Universal Time on selected dates. Also listed are the visual magnitude and the distance from the Earth in astronomical units. One a.u. equals 92,955,807 miles or 149,597,870 kilometers.