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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 19.8m
Declination7° 44'
ConstellationVirgo
Distance from Earth0.944 AU
Last observed magnitude10.1
Date of last reported observation2020-Oct-05
Altitude-38.7°
Azimuth17° (NNE)
Angular separation from Sun24.3°
Ecliptic latitude36.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun0.410 AU
Perihelion0.342 AU
(2020-Oct-20)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000627
Inclination to ecliptic45.1°
Speed relative to Sun65.780 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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