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Comet C/2009 P1 Garradd

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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 37.7m
Declination-23° 56'
ConstellationPuppis
Distance from Earth11.213 AU
Last observed magnitude21.3
Date of last reported observation26/02/2014
Altitude27.8°
Azimuth204° (SSW)
Angular separation from Sun87.7°
Ecliptic latitude-44.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun11.218 AU
Perihelion1.553 AU
(22/12/2011)
Aphelion141,159.538 AU
Period18,751,487 years
Eccentricity0.999978
Inclination to ecliptic106.2°
Speed relative to Sun12.576 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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