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Comet C/2019 U6

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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 ascension17h 24.3m
Declination23° 7'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth2.605 AU
Last observed magnitude13.1
Date of last reported observation2020-Oct-21
Altitude10.4°
Azimuth292° (WNW)
Angular separation from Sun59.8°
Ecliptic latitude55.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.273 AU
Perihelion0.914 AU
(2020-Jun-18)
Aphelion855.917 AU
Period8,868 years
Eccentricity0.997866
Inclination to ecliptic61.0°
Speed relative to Sun27.901 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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