User: anonymous   Login
Location: Johnson City
(36.3130°N, 82.3540°W)
Time: 04:30:16
(UTC-05:00)
Language:

Comet 57P du Toit-Neujmin-Delporte

 Year Month Day Time      

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 ascension22h 28.7m
Declination-8° 54'
ConstellationAquarius
Distance from Earth2.674 AU
Last observed magnitude12.1
Date of last reported observation2021-Dec-21
Altitude-54.5°
Azimuth45° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun33.6°
Ecliptic latitude0.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.933 AU
Perihelion1.720 AU
(2021-Oct-17)
Aphelion5.175 AU
Period6.40 years
Eccentricity0.501077
Inclination to ecliptic2.9°
Speed relative to Sun25.703 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.
 

DLR