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Comet C/2013 X1 PANSTARRS

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 5°, Max. star mag.: 10)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension12h 51.4m
Declination-23° 48'
ConstellationHydra
Distance from Earth6.682 AU
Last observed magnitude7.5
Date of last reported observation11/07/2016
Altitude29.0°
Azimuth243° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun131.8°
Ecliptic latitude-15.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun7.378 AU
Perihelion1.315 AU
(20/04/2016)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000667
Inclination to ecliptic163.2°
Speed relative to Sun15.522 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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