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Comet C/2014 E2 Jacques

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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 ascension18h 23.1m
Declination-9° 10'
ConstellationScutum
Distance from Earth15.640 AU
Last observed magnitude16.7
Date of last reported observation31/12/2014
Altitude12.8°
Azimuth99° (E)
Angular separation from Sun27.4°
Ecliptic latitude15.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun14.773 AU
Perihelion0.660 AU
(01/07/2014)
Aphelion1,184.091 AU
Period14,418 years
Eccentricity0.998886
Inclination to ecliptic156.3°
Speed relative to Sun10.891 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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