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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: 2°, Max. star mag.: 12)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension14h 47.1m
Declination-5° 48'
ConstellationLibra
Distance from Earth3.158 AU
Last observed magnitude12.4
Date of last reported observation2020-Sep-14
Altitude-15.4°
Azimuth277° (W)
Angular separation from Sun39.2°
Ecliptic latitude12.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.465 AU
Perihelion1.615 AU
(2020-May-04)
Aphelion7,020.685 AU
Period208,057 years
Eccentricity0.999540
Inclination to ecliptic57.2°
Speed relative to Sun26.824 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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