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Comet 7P Pons-Winnecke

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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 ascension20h 13.8m
Declination-0° 14'
ConstellationAquila
Distance from Earth0.518 AU
Last observed magnitude11.3
Date of last reported observation2021-May-08
Altitude-6.6°
Azimuth85° (E)
Angular separation from Sun104.8°
Ecliptic latitude7.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.248 AU
Perihelion1.234 AU
(2021-May-27)
Aphelion5.594 AU
Period6.31 years
Eccentricity0.638469
Inclination to ecliptic22.4°
Speed relative to Sun34.088 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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