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Comet C/2018 L2 ATLAS

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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 24.9m
Declination46° 47'
ConstellationPerseus
Distance from Earth3.341 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation2019-Mar-18
Altitude34.6°
Azimuth52° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun139.7°
Ecliptic latitude21.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.150 AU
Perihelion1.712 AU
(2018-Dec-02)
Aphelion490.614 AU
Period3,862 years
Eccentricity0.993046
Inclination to ecliptic67.4°
Speed relative to Sun20.589 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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