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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 ascension15h 43.5m
Declination-14° 48'
ConstellationLibra
Distance from Earth5.732 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation23/11/2015
Altitude-15.7°
Azimuth97° (E)
Angular separation from Sun90.8°
Ecliptic latitude4.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.835 AU
Perihelion1.331 AU
(29/05/2015)
Aphelion5.846 AU
Period6.80 years
Eccentricity0.629048
Inclination to ecliptic30.7°
Speed relative to Sun7.541 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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