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Comet C/2011 L4 PANSTARRS

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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 ascension16h 10.7m
Declination25° 10'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth12.114 AU
Last observed magnitude19.0
Date of last reported observation27/08/2014
Altitude-61.6°
Azimuth26° (NNE)
Angular separation from Sun102.8°
Ecliptic latitude44.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun12.379 AU
Perihelion0.303 AU
(09/03/2013)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000003
Inclination to ecliptic84.0°
Speed relative to Sun11.972 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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