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Comet 132P Helin-Roman-Alu

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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 ascension0h 55.0m
Declination-1° 38'
ConstellationCetus
Distance from Earth0.992 AU
Last observed magnitude13.7
Date of last reported observation2021-Nov-30
Altitude-18.4°
Azimuth73° (ENE)
Angular separation from Sun119.2°
Ecliptic latitude-4.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.705 AU
Perihelion1.692 AU
(2021-Nov-13)
Aphelion6.080 AU
Period7.66 years
Eccentricity0.564628
Inclination to ecliptic5.4°
Speed relative to Sun28.497 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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