The comet C/2013 US10 (Catalina)

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From Ashburn (click to change), C/2013 US10 (Catalina) is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 20:08, when it rises 24° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:35, 80° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:21, 49° above your north-western horizon.

Name C/2013 US10 (Catalina)
Object Type Comet
Current Position
Brightness (V):Mag 16.7
Right Ascension:03h32m
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Minor Planet Centre
Additional sources
Magnitudes estimates are derived from observations sent into the BAA Comet Section, as compiled by Jonathan Shanklin and last updated on 2 June 2016. We use these amateur observations in preference to the MPC's magnitude estimates, since they are updated much more often. Nonetheless, all comets are intrinsically unpredictable objects, and future magnitude estimates must always be taken with a pinch of salt.




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