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Comet C/2010 S1 LINEAR

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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 ascension18h 39.0m
Declination-20° 52'
ConstellationSagittarius
Distance from Earth6.932 AU
Last observed magnitude18.2
Date of last reported observation31/10/2014
Altitude38.6°
Azimuth243° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun145.3°
Ecliptic latitude2.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun7.786 AU
Perihelion5.899 AU
(20/05/2013)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.003060
Inclination to ecliptic125.3°
Speed relative to Sun15.111 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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