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Comet C/2017 T2 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 ascension11h 0.7m
Declination63° 52'
ConstellationUrsa Major
Distance from Earth1.662 AU
Last observed magnitude9.1
Date of last reported observation2020-Jun-01
Altitude23.0°
Azimuth337° (NNW)
Angular separation from Sun72.1°
Ecliptic latitude51.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.660 AU
Perihelion1.615 AU
(2020-May-04)
Aphelion7,800.767 AU
Period243,671 years
Eccentricity0.999586
Inclination to ecliptic57.2°
Speed relative to Sun32.688 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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