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Comet C/2020 F3 NEOWISE

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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 ascension15h 31.2m
Declination-16° 32'
ConstellationLibra
Distance from Earth3.220 AU
Last observed magnitude10.6
Date of last reported observation2020-Sep-22
Altitude-37.6°
Azimuth273° (W)
Angular separation from Sun22.1°
Ecliptic latitude3.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.328 AU
Perihelion0.295 AU
(2020-Jul-03)
Aphelion737.450 AU
Period7,085 years
Eccentricity0.999201
Inclination to ecliptic128.9°
Speed relative to Sun27.560 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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