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Comet 6P d'Arrest

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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 ascension22h 42.0m
Declination-26° 40'
ConstellationPiscis Austrinus
Distance from Earth1.468 AU
Last observed magnitude10.1
Date of last reported observation2021-Dec-02
Altitude-8.5°
Azimuth119° (ESE)
Angular separation from Sun79.7°
Ecliptic latitude-15.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.615 AU
Perihelion1.355 AU
(2021-Sep-17)
Aphelion5.642 AU
Period6.54 years
Eccentricity0.612779
Inclination to ecliptic19.5°
Speed relative to Sun29.071 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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