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Comet 155P Shoemaker 3

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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 ascension11h 22.3m
Declination15° 44'
ConstellationLeo
Distance from Earth1.138 AU
Last observed magnitude?
Date of last reported observation-
Altitude26.8°
Azimuth288° (WNW)
Angular separation from Sun166.4°
Ecliptic latitude5.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.113 AU
Perihelion1.802 AU
(2019-Nov-15)
Aphelion11.376 AU
Period16.9 years
Eccentricity0.726535
Inclination to ecliptic6.4°
Speed relative to Sun26.549 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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