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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 ascension18h 40.8m
Declination71° 39'
ConstellationDraco
Distance from Earth10.606 AU
Last observed magnitude18.7
Date of last reported observation27/10/2014
Altitude7.6°
Azimuth343° (NNW)
Angular separation from Sun91.0°
Ecliptic latitude81.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun10.669 AU
Perihelion0.728 AU
(24/03/2013)
Aphelion846.403 AU
Period8,717 years
Eccentricity0.998281
Inclination to ecliptic82.6°
Speed relative to Sun12.814 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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