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Comet C/2014 S2 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 ascension12h 59.7m
Declination-48° 51'
ConstellationCentaurus
Distance from Earth14.786 AU
Last observed magnitude12.5
Date of last reported observation2016-Jul-11
Altitude-12.5°
Azimuth152° (SSE)
Angular separation from Sun83.2°
Ecliptic latitude-38.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun14.702 AU
Perihelion2.080 AU
(2015-Dec-09)
Aphelion337.249 AU
Period2,210 years
Eccentricity0.987740
Inclination to ecliptic64.5°
Speed relative to Sun10.745 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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