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Comet 11P Tempel-Swift-LINEAR

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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 ascension3h 4.2m
Declination6° 14'
ConstellationCetus
Distance from Earth0.893 AU
Last observed magnitude16.7
Date of last reported observation2021-Jan-10
Altitude23.3°
Azimuth110° (ESE)
Angular separation from Sun106.7°
Ecliptic latitude-6.3°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.507 AU
Perihelion1.389 AU
(2020-Nov-26)
Aphelion5.177 AU
Period5.95 years
Eccentricity0.576972
Inclination to ecliptic14.4°
Speed relative to Sun30.122 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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