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Comet 115P Maury

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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 ascension20h 21.4m
Declination-13° 38'
ConstellationCapricornus
Distance from Earth1.882 AU
Last observed magnitude17.2
Date of last reported observation2020-Oct-09
Altitude5.4°
Azimuth250° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun93.7°
Ecliptic latitude4.9°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.185 AU
Perihelion2.057 AU
(2020-Jul-29)
Aphelion6.494 AU
Period8.84 years
Eccentricity0.518911
Inclination to ecliptic11.7°
Speed relative to Sun24.587 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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