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Comet C/2014 S2 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 ascension12h 12.0m
Declination-18° 6'
ConstellationCorvus
Distance from Earth7.171 AU
Last observed magnitude12.5
Date of last reported observation11/07/2016
Altitude-58.2°
Azimuth34° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun45.2°
Ecliptic latitude-17.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun6.498 AU
Perihelion2.084 AU
(10/12/2015)
Aphelion389.157 AU
Period2,736 years
Eccentricity0.989348
Inclination to ecliptic64.4°
Speed relative to Sun16.386 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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