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Comet C/2016 M1 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 ascension5h 0.5m
Declination-41° 16'
ConstellationCaelum
Distance from Earth3.844 AU
Last observed magnitude9.5
Date of last reported observation2018-Nov-06
Altitude-71.9°
Azimuth6° (N)
Angular separation from Sun67.5°
Ecliptic latitude-73.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.581 AU
Perihelion2.211 AU
(2018-Aug-10)
Aphelion4,450.253 AU
Period105,042 years
Eccentricity0.999007
Inclination to ecliptic91.0°
Speed relative to Sun22.249 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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