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Comet 58P Jackson-Neujmin

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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 ascension7h 27.2m
Declination6° 11'
ConstellationCanis Minor
Distance from Earth1.764 AU
Last observed magnitude16.1
Date of last reported observation2020-Sep-18
Altitude-17.4°
Azimuth71° (ENE)
Angular separation from Sun99.7°
Ecliptic latitude-12.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.166 AU
Perihelion1.377 AU
(2020-May-27)
Aphelion6.783 AU
Period8.24 years
Eccentricity0.662412
Inclination to ecliptic13.1°
Speed relative to Sun24.533 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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