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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 40.8m
Declination-22° 51'
ConstellationCorvus
Distance from Earth7.889 AU
Last observed magnitude12.5
Date of last reported observation11/07/2016
Altitude15.7°
Azimuth151° (SSE)
Angular separation from Sun17.7°
Ecliptic latitude-19.3°
Orbit
Distance from Sun6.946 AU
Perihelion2.083 AU
(10/12/2015)
Aphelion375.654 AU
Period2,596 years
Eccentricity0.988970
Inclination to ecliptic64.4°
Speed relative to Sun15.834 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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