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Comet C/2014 Q1 PANSTARRS

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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 ascension20h 50.9m
Declination-65° 45'
ConstellationPavo
Distance from Earth10.726 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation01/11/2015
Altitude-31.9°
Azimuth161° (SSE)
Angular separation from Sun134.2°
Ecliptic latitude-42.1°
Orbit
Distance from Sun11.458 AU
Perihelion0.317 AU
(06/07/2015)
Aphelion2,304.868 AU
Period39,131 years
Eccentricity0.999725
Inclination to ecliptic43.1°
Speed relative to Sun12.413 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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