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Comet C/2015 V2 Johnson

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 5°, Max. star mag.: 10)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension15h 53.1m
Declination43° 51'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth1.009 AU
Last observed magnitude7.5
Date of last reported observation24/04/2017
Altitude10.0°
Azimuth315° (NW)
Angular separation from Sun118.3°
Ecliptic latitude30.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.731 AU
Perihelion1.637 AU
(12/06/2017)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001781
Inclination to ecliptic49.9°
Speed relative to Sun32.028 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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