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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 ascension20h 0.4m
Declination-60° 40'
ConstellationPavo
Distance from Earth10.555 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation01/11/2015
Altitude-30.2°
Azimuth153° (SSE)
Angular separation from Sun45.4°
Ecliptic latitude-42.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun9.888 AU
Perihelion0.316 AU
(06/07/2015)
Aphelion2,459.505 AU
Period43,134 years
Eccentricity0.999743
Inclination to ecliptic43.1°
Speed relative to Sun13.368 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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