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Comet C/2015 F5 SWAN-Xingming

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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 ascension7h 33.8m
Declination24° 33'
ConstellationGemini
Distance from Earth9.677 AU
Last observed magnitude13.0
Date of last reported observation26/05/2015
Altitude45.5°
Azimuth54° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun15.8°
Ecliptic latitude3.1°
Orbit
Distance from Sun8.703 AU
Perihelion0.346 AU
(27/03/2015)
Aphelion30.686 AU
Period61.1 years
Eccentricity0.977689
Inclination to ecliptic149.2°
Speed relative to Sun12.111 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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