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Comet C/2018 EF9 Lemmon

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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 ascension3h 54.8m
Declination85° 2'
ConstellationCepheus
Distance from Earth1.818 AU
Last observed magnitude13.0
Date of last reported observation30/05/2018
Altitude45.6°
Azimuth353° (N)
Angular separation from Sun62.6°
Ecliptic latitude81.9°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.624 AU
Perihelion1.557 AU
(23/05/2018)
Aphelion1,420.770 AU
Period18,965 years
Eccentricity0.997811
Inclination to ecliptic84.7°
Speed relative to Sun33.035 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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