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Comet C/2020 P1 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 ascension13h 10.9m
Declination6° 3'
ConstellationVirgo
Distance from Earth0.879 AU
Last observed magnitude10.1
Date of last reported observation2020-Oct-05
Altitude-36.9°
Azimuth308° (NW)
Angular separation from Sun22.3°
Ecliptic latitude30.3°
Orbit
Distance from Sun0.379 AU
Perihelion0.342 AU
(2020-Oct-20)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000627
Inclination to ecliptic45.1°
Speed relative to Sun68.412 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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