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Comet C/2013 X1 PANSTARRS

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 5°, Max. star mag.: 10)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension11h 14.0m
Declination-8° 9'
ConstellationCrater
Distance from Earth20.387 AU
Last observed magnitude7.5
Date of last reported observation2016-Jul-11
Altitude21.9°
Azimuth99° (E)
Angular separation from Sun146.7°
Ecliptic latitude-11.5°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun21.233 AU
Perihelion1.326 AU
(2016-Apr-19)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000545
Inclination to ecliptic163.2°
Speed relative to Sun9.161 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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