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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 ascension8h 8.9m
Declination39° 26'
ConstellationLynx
Distance from Earth3.490 AU
Last observed magnitude12.5
Date of last reported observation18/06/2018
Altitude43.2°
Azimuth287° (WNW)
Angular separation from Sun32.1°
Ecliptic latitude24.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.684 AU
Perihelion2.669 AU
(18/07/2018)
Aphelion4,207.241 AU
Period96,577 years
Eccentricity0.998732
Inclination to ecliptic105.8°
Speed relative to Sun25.701 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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