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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 ascension18h 10.3m
Declination-10° 56'
ConstellationSerpens
Distance from Earth1.478 AU
Last observed magnitude16.4
Date of last reported observation17/04/2014
Altitude-12.4°
Azimuth90° (E)
Angular separation from Sun113.8°
Ecliptic latitude8.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.096 AU
Perihelion0.812 AU
(22/12/2013)
Aphelion999.583 AU
Period11,187 years
Eccentricity0.998377
Inclination to ecliptic64.0°
Speed relative to Sun29.067 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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