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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 0.3m
Declination-11° 25'
ConstellationLibra
Distance from Earth2.503 AU
Last observed magnitude10.6
Date of last reported observation2020-Sep-22
Altitude-19.9°
Azimuth273° (W)
Angular separation from Sun42.0°
Ecliptic latitude7.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.882 AU
Perihelion0.295 AU
(2020-Jul-03)
Aphelion728.262 AU
Period6,953 years
Eccentricity0.999191
Inclination to ecliptic128.9°
Speed relative to Sun30.661 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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