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Comet C/2016 N6 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 ascension5h 53.5m
Declination-22° 6'
ConstellationLepus
Distance from Earth2.984 AU
Last observed magnitude13.0
Date of last reported observation11/02/2019
Altitude36.6°
Azimuth185° (S)
Angular separation from Sun110.5°
Ecliptic latitude-38.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.456 AU
Perihelion2.669 AU
(18/07/2018)
Aphelion4,464.359 AU
Period105,558 years
Eccentricity0.998805
Inclination to ecliptic105.8°
Speed relative to Sun22.650 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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