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Comet C/2019 K7 Smith

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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 ascension19h 12.2m
Declination19° 52'
ConstellationSagitta
Distance from Earth3.731 AU
Last observed magnitude15.7
Date of last reported observation2020-Jul-27
Altitude82.0°
Azimuth106° (ESE)
Angular separation from Sun133.9°
Ecliptic latitude33.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.494 AU
Perihelion4.475 AU
(2020-Jun-16)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000835
Inclination to ecliptic103.5°
Speed relative to Sun19.874 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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