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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 ascension7h 23.2m
Declination41° 13'
ConstellationAuriga
Distance from Earth1.998 AU
Last observed magnitude7.5
Date of last reported observation2024-Jun-15
Altitude20.6°
Azimuth49° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun27.4°
Ecliptic latitude33.0°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.192 AU
Perihelion1.175 AU
(2024-Jun-30)
Aphelion32.530 AU
Period69.2 years
Eccentricity0.930251
Inclination to ecliptic44.7°
Speed relative to Sun37.899 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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