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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 ascension6h 33.9m
Declination-21° 40'
ConstellationCanis Major
Distance from Earth2.562 AU
Last observed magnitude13.0
Date of last reported observation21/01/2019
Altitude11.9°
Azimuth222° (SW)
Angular separation from Sun131.7°
Ecliptic latitude-33.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.299 AU
Perihelion2.669 AU
(18/07/2018)
Aphelion4,456.915 AU
Period105,294 years
Eccentricity0.998803
Inclination to ecliptic105.8°
Speed relative to Sun23.181 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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