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Comet C/2018 F4 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 ascension1h 57.6m
Declination-36° 11'
ConstellationFornax
Distance from Earth3.870 AU
Last observed magnitude14.7
Date of last reported observation2020-Oct-17
Altitude-28.0°
Azimuth116° (ESE)
Angular separation from Sun129.3°
Ecliptic latitude-36.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.564 AU
Perihelion3.440 AU
(2019-Dec-04)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001393
Inclination to ecliptic78.1°
Speed relative to Sun19.727 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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