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Comet C/2019 L3 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 ascension0h 31.2m
Declination65° 48'
ConstellationCassiopeia
Distance from Earth4.895 AU
Last observed magnitude15.9
Date of last reported observation2020-Sep-18
Altitude27.4°
Azimuth334° (NNW)
Angular separation from Sun116.4°
Ecliptic latitude47.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.416 AU
Perihelion3.554 AU
(2022-Jan-09)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000715
Inclination to ecliptic48.4°
Speed relative to Sun18.104 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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