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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 ascension2h 10.9m
Declination-37° 12'
ConstellationFornax
Distance from Earth3.786 AU
Last observed magnitude14.7
Date of last reported observation2020-Oct-17
Altitude-14.9°
Azimuth234° (SW)
Angular separation from Sun131.6°
Ecliptic latitude-37.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.508 AU
Perihelion3.440 AU
(2019-Dec-04)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001404
Inclination to ecliptic78.1°
Speed relative to Sun19.847 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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