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Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy

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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 ascension15h 55.6m
Declination-31° 52'
ConstellationLupus
Distance from Earth4.322 AU
Last observed magnitude18.4
Date of last reported observation06/09/2014
Altitude-9.0°
Azimuth212° (SSW)
Angular separation from Sun64.1°
Ecliptic latitude-12.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.987 AU
Perihelion0.812 AU
(22/12/2013)
Aphelion1,032.737 AU
Period11,748 years
Eccentricity0.998429
Inclination to ecliptic64.0°
Speed relative to Sun21.053 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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