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Comet C/2015 O1 PANSTARRS

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 2°, Max. star mag.: 12)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension14h 19.0m
Declination56° 29'
ConstellationUrsa Major
Distance from Earth3.302 AU
Last observed magnitude13.0
Date of last reported observation23/04/2018
Altitude31.6°
Azimuth12° (NNE)
Angular separation from Sun110.5°
Ecliptic latitude51.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.774 AU
Perihelion3.730 AU
(19/02/2018)
Aphelion298,361.470 AU
Period57,621,620 years
Eccentricity0.999975
Inclination to ecliptic127.2°
Speed relative to Sun21.682 km/s

Warning!
Never attempt to observe objects close to the sun without taking the proper precautions. In particular, never point optical instruments near the sun and look through them, or you risk permanent eye damage or blindness.
 

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