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Comet 19P Borrelly

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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 ascension15h 46.0m
Declination-0° 5'
ConstellationSerpens
Distance from Earth4.245 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation23/11/2015
Altitude-7.9°
Azimuth276° (W)
Angular separation from Sun126.0°
Ecliptic latitude16.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.898 AU
Perihelion1.346 AU
(28/05/2015)
Aphelion5.852 AU
Period6.83 years
Eccentricity0.625886
Inclination to ecliptic30.4°
Speed relative to Sun10.759 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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