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Comet C/2007 W1 Boattini

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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 ascension5h 10.9m
Declination32° 44'
ConstellationAuriga
Distance from Earth18.099 AU
Last observed magnitude20.1
Date of last reported observation17/12/2008
Altitude45.5°
Azimuth320° (NW)
Angular separation from Sun94.5°
Ecliptic latitude9.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun18.206 AU
Perihelion0.851 AU
(22/06/2008)
Aphelion2,525.472 AU
Period44,895 years
Eccentricity0.999326
Inclination to ecliptic9.9°
Speed relative to Sun9.836 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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