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Comet C/2020 N1 PANSTARRS

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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 ascension5h 59.9m
Declination7° 10'
ConstellationOrion
Distance from Earth1.475 AU
Last observed magnitude18.0
Date of last reported observation2021-Apr-06
Altitude35.3°
Azimuth120° (ESE)
Angular separation from Sun66.3°
Ecliptic latitude-17.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.412 AU
Perihelion1.321 AU
(2021-Mar-12)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000565
Inclination to ecliptic29.7°
Speed relative to Sun35.455 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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