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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 13.5m
Declination-20° 59'
ConstellationCetus
Distance from Earth5.248 AU
Last observed magnitude17.2
Date of last reported observation2021-Jan-12
Altitude14.1°
Azimuth154° (SSE)
Angular separation from Sun72.0°
Ecliptic latitude-27.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.031 AU
Perihelion3.440 AU
(2019-Dec-04)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001330
Inclination to ecliptic78.1°
Speed relative to Sun18.788 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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