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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 ascension20h 29.9m
Declination49° 0'
ConstellationCygnus
Distance from Earth1.613 AU
Last observed magnitude13.0
Date of last reported observation30/05/2018
Altitude6.1°
Azimuth14° (NNE)
Angular separation from Sun114.2°
Ecliptic latitude40.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.223 AU
Perihelion1.557 AU
(23/05/2018)
Aphelion1,414.320 AU
Period18,837 years
Eccentricity0.997801
Inclination to ecliptic84.7°
Speed relative to Sun28.231 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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