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Comet C/2009 F6 Yi-SWAN

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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 ascension7h 24.0m
Declination-75° 34'
ConstellationMensa
Distance from Earth19.841 AU
Last observed magnitude?
Date of last reported observation-
Altitude-7.6°
Azimuth168° (SSE)
Angular separation from Sun90.1°
Ecliptic latitude-78.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun19.868 AU
Perihelion1.290 AU
(05/05/2009)
Aphelion1,015.224 AU
Period11,459 years
Eccentricity0.997461
Inclination to ecliptic85.7°
Speed relative to Sun9.357 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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