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Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy

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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 51.5m
Declination-61° 0'
ConstellationPavo
Distance from Earth13.945 AU
Last observed magnitude18.8
Date of last reported observation14/09/2014
Altitude26.7°
Azimuth192° (SSW)
Angular separation from Sun134.3°
Ecliptic latitude-35.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun14.672 AU
Perihelion0.816 AU
(21/12/2013)
Aphelion970.161 AU
Period10,697 years
Eccentricity0.998320
Inclination to ecliptic63.9°
Speed relative to Sun10.913 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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