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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 ascension12h 2.4m
Declination-13° 58'
ConstellationCorvus
Distance from Earth12.695 AU
Last observed magnitude7.5
Date of last reported observation2016-Jul-11
Altitude-18.8°
Azimuth255° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun24.8°
Ecliptic latitude-13.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun11.798 AU
Perihelion1.317 AU
(2016-Apr-19)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000334
Inclination to ecliptic163.2°
Speed relative to Sun12.272 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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