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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 ascension2h 21.5m
Declination57° 42'
ConstellationPerseus
Distance from Earth1.608 AU
Last observed magnitude9.5
Date of last reported observation2020-Jan-27
Altitude63.6°
Azimuth55° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun103.3°
Ecliptic latitude30.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.070 AU
Perihelion1.615 AU
(2020-May-04)
Aphelion9,698.667 AU
Period337,785 years
Eccentricity0.999667
Inclination to ecliptic57.2°
Speed relative to Sun29.273 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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