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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 ascension11h 57.9m
Declination-15° 23'
ConstellationCorvus
Distance from Earth5.177 AU
Last observed magnitude12.5
Date of last reported observation11/07/2016
Altitude13.6°
Azimuth130° (SE)
Angular separation from Sun123.1°
Ecliptic latitude-12.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.792 AU
Perihelion2.086 AU
(10/12/2015)
Aphelion417.644 AU
Period3,040 years
Eccentricity0.990062
Inclination to ecliptic64.5°
Speed relative to Sun17.381 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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