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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 ascension14h 52.5m
Declination-3° 38'
ConstellationLibra
Distance from Earth5.557 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation23/11/2015
Altitude21.5°
Azimuth247° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun72.5°
Ecliptic latitude12.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.341 AU
Perihelion1.345 AU
(29/05/2015)
Aphelion5.850 AU
Period6.82 years
Eccentricity0.626180
Inclination to ecliptic30.4°
Speed relative to Sun9.252 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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