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Comet C/2007 N3 Lulin

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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 ascension3h 13.4m
Declination16° 19'
ConstellationAries
Distance from Earth21.933 AU
Last observed magnitude20.9
Date of last reported observation01/01/2011
Altitude22.1°
Azimuth288° (WNW)
Angular separation from Sun129.8°
Ecliptic latitude-1.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun22.589 AU
Perihelion1.230 AU
(07/01/2009)
Aphelion2,859.035 AU
Period54,084 years
Eccentricity0.999140
Inclination to ecliptic178.4°
Speed relative to Sun8.827 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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