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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 ascension16h 6.2m
Declination-11° 59'
ConstellationScorpius
Distance from Earth6.451 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation23/11/2015
Altitude27.5°
Azimuth225° (SW)
Angular separation from Sun26.1°
Ecliptic latitude10.1°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.584 AU
Perihelion1.343 AU
(29/05/2015)
Aphelion5.849 AU
Period6.82 years
Eccentricity0.626601
Inclination to ecliptic30.5°
Speed relative to Sun8.427 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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