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Comet 13P Olbers

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 5°, Max. star mag.: 10)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension4h 24.2m
Declination23° 58'
ConstellationTaurus
Distance from Earth2.275 AU
Last observed magnitude9.8
Date of last reported observation2024-Apr-17
Altitude44.9°
Azimuth88° (E)
Angular separation from Sun33.6°
Ecliptic latitude3.4°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.541 AU
Perihelion1.175 AU
(2024-Jun-30)
Aphelion32.622 AU
Period69.5 years
Eccentricity0.930456
Inclination to ecliptic44.6°
Speed relative to Sun33.149 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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