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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 ascension18h 0.8m
Declination57° 3'
ConstellationDraco
Distance from Earth5.076 AU
Last observed magnitude16.5
Date of last reported observation2021-Jun-13
Altitude35.4°
Azimuth42° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun99.5°
Ecliptic latitude69.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.338 AU
Perihelion4.476 AU
(2020-Jun-17)
Aphelion59,274.081 AU
Period5,102,813 years
Eccentricity0.999849
Inclination to ecliptic103.5°
Speed relative to Sun18.231 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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