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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 ascension16h 42.6m
Declination72° 56'
ConstellationDraco
Distance from Earth14.949 AU
Last observed magnitude18.7
Date of last reported observation27/10/2014
Altitude14.8°
Azimuth9° (N)
Angular separation from Sun96.9°
Ecliptic latitude77.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun15.099 AU
Perihelion0.724 AU
(24/03/2013)
Aphelion810.412 AU
Period8,168 years
Eccentricity0.998214
Inclination to ecliptic82.6°
Speed relative to Sun10.739 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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