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Comet C/2009 P1 Garradd

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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 35.9m
Declination-33° 30'
ConstellationPuppis
Distance from Earth20.895 AU
Last observed magnitude21.3
Date of last reported observation2014-Feb-26
Altitude-51.5°
Azimuth208° (SSW)
Angular separation from Sun70.3°
Ecliptic latitude-55.3°
Orbit
Distance from Sun20.578 AU
Perihelion1.562 AU
(2011-Dec-21)
Aphelion24,407.453 AU
Period1,348,306 years
Eccentricity0.999872
Inclination to ecliptic106.3°
Speed relative to Sun9.282 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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