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Comet C/2014 Q1 PANSTARRS

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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 ascension19h 31.4m
Declination-64° 13'
ConstellationPavo
Distance from Earth9.564 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation01/11/2015
Altitude-57.4°
Azimuth136° (SE)
Angular separation from Sun80.5°
Ecliptic latitude-42.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun9.450 AU
Perihelion0.316 AU
(06/07/2015)
Aphelion2,477.692 AU
Period43,613 years
Eccentricity0.999745
Inclination to ecliptic43.1°
Speed relative to Sun13.676 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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