Finder Map

DateR.A.Dec.Mag.Dist.
Dec 0116h42m+65°12′+9.01.909
Dec 1516h50m+62°47′+9.01.919
Dec 3116h56m+61°55′+9.01.915

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.