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Comet C/2019 Y4 ATLAS

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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 ascension6h 12.0m
Declination6° 22'
ConstellationOrion
Distance from Earth5.976 AU
Last observed magnitude8.1
Date of last reported observation2020-May-21
Altitude5.2°
Azimuth274° (W)
Angular separation from Sun39.6°
Ecliptic latitude-19.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.236 AU
Perihelion0.253 AU
(2020-May-31)
Aphelion1,129.680 AU
Period13,429 years
Eccentricity0.999552
Inclination to ecliptic45.4°
Speed relative to Sun18.365 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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