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Comet C/2020 J1 SONEAR

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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 ascension13h 48.8m
Declination-3° 39'
ConstellationVirgo
Distance from Earth4.437 AU
Last observed magnitude13.8
Date of last reported observation2021-Sep-08
Altitude-60.9°
Azimuth309° (NW)
Angular separation from Sun33.4°
Ecliptic latitude8.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.640 AU
Perihelion3.355 AU
(2021-Apr-18)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000382
Inclination to ecliptic142.3°
Speed relative to Sun22.082 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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