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Comet C/2019 Y4 ATLAS

 Year Month Day Time      

Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 5°, Max. star mag.: 10)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension7h 11.9m
Declination8° 28'
ConstellationCanis Minor
Distance from Earth10.063 AU
Last observed magnitude8.1
Date of last reported observation2020-May-21
Altitude-28.8°
Azimuth328° (NNW)
Angular separation from Sun32.4°
Ecliptic latitude-15.1°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun9.222 AU
Perihelion0.254 AU
(2020-May-31)
Aphelion699.884 AU
Period6,550 years
Eccentricity0.999274
Inclination to ecliptic45.3°
Speed relative to Sun13.779 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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