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Comet C/2014 E2 Jacques

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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 21.6m
Declination-5° 45'
ConstellationSerpens
Distance from Earth10.317 AU
Last observed magnitude16.7
Date of last reported observation31/12/2014
Altitude83.0°
Azimuth214° (SW)
Angular separation from Sun149.5°
Ecliptic latitude16.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun11.203 AU
Perihelion0.662 AU
(02/07/2014)
Aphelion1,465.471 AU
Period19,848 years
Eccentricity0.999097
Inclination to ecliptic156.3°
Speed relative to Sun12.536 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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