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Comet C/2012 F6 Lemmon

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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 ascension17h 51.6m
Declination67° 1'
ConstellationDraco
Distance from Earth6.967 AU
Last observed magnitude18.7
Date of last reported observation27/10/2014
Altitude-18.5°
Azimuth14° (NNE)
Angular separation from Sun89.6°
Ecliptic latitude82.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun7.031 AU
Perihelion0.730 AU
(24/03/2013)
Aphelion898.863 AU
Period9,540 years
Eccentricity0.998376
Inclination to ecliptic82.6°
Speed relative to Sun15.823 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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