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Comet 19P Borrelly

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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 ascension16h 26.1m
Declination-19° 14'
ConstellationOphiuchus
Distance from Earth6.796 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation23/11/2015
Altitude-52.7°
Azimuth70° (ENE)
Angular separation from Sun14.6°
Ecliptic latitude2.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.844 AU
Perihelion1.322 AU
(12/03/2022)
Aphelion5.846 AU
Period6.79 years
Eccentricity0.631136
Inclination to ecliptic30.9°
Speed relative to Sun7.489 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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