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Comet 67P Churyumov-Gerasimenko

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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 ascension17h 41.2m
Declination-27° 27'
ConstellationOphiuchus
Distance from Earth3.351 AU
Last observed magnitude13.0
Date of last reported observation2015-Dec-07
Altitude28.8°
Azimuth123° (ESE)
Angular separation from Sun124.9°
Ecliptic latitude-3.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.017 AU
Perihelion1.206 AU
(2021-Nov-01)
Aphelion5.709 AU
Period6.43 years
Eccentricity0.651134
Inclination to ecliptic3.9°
Speed relative to Sun13.606 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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