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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: 2°, Max. star mag.: 12)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension17h 19.8m
Declination-55° 24'
ConstellationAra
Distance from Earth2.659 AU
Last observed magnitude10.5
Date of last reported observation18/09/2017
Altitude-58.8°
Azimuth143° (SE)
Angular separation from Sun61.6°
Ecliptic latitude-37.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.355 AU
Perihelion1.637 AU
(12/06/2017)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001669
Inclination to ecliptic49.9°
Speed relative to Sun27.466 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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