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Comet C/2009 R1 McNaught

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 10°, Max. star mag.: 8)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension0h 51.8m
Declination-77° 11'
ConstellationHydrus
Distance from Earth13.287 AU
Last observed magnitude5.0
Date of last reported observation04/07/2010
Altitude10.6°
Azimuth173° (S)
Angular separation from Sun89.5°
Ecliptic latitude-65.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun13.315 AU
Perihelion0.405 AU
(02/07/2010)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000304
Inclination to ecliptic77.1°
Speed relative to Sun11.572 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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