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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 34.8m
Declination-46° 54'
ConstellationPuppis
Distance from Earth5.047 AU
Last observed magnitude13.0
Date of last reported observation2019-Feb-11
Altitude-85.4°
Azimuth357° (N)
Angular separation from Sun93.2°
Ecliptic latitude-65.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.198 AU
Perihelion2.669 AU
(2018-Jul-18)
Aphelion4,383.408 AU
Period102,702 years
Eccentricity0.998783
Inclination to ecliptic105.8°
Speed relative to Sun18.464 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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