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Comet 4P Faye

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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 ascension6h 54.5m
Declination7° 33'
ConstellationMonoceros
Distance from Earth0.942 AU
Last observed magnitude10.8
Date of last reported observation2021-Dec-03
Altitude-29.8°
Azimuth321° (NW)
Angular separation from Sun145.4°
Ecliptic latitude-7.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.840 AU
Perihelion1.619 AU
(2021-Sep-08)
Aphelion6.029 AU
Period7.48 years
Eccentricity0.576630
Inclination to ecliptic8.0°
Speed relative to Sun27.060 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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