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Comet C/2017 S3 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 ascension4h 51.7m
Declination55° 59'
ConstellationCamelopardalis
Distance from Earth1.122 AU
Last observed magnitude9.5
Date of last reported observation16/07/2018
Altitude18.1°
Azimuth25° (NNE)
Angular separation from Sun47.8°
Ecliptic latitude44.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun0.872 AU
Perihelion0.208 AU
(15/08/2018)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000087
Inclination to ecliptic99.0°
Speed relative to Sun45.120 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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