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Comet C/2020 R4 ATLAS

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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 ascension10h 55.2m
Declination18° 49'
ConstellationLeo
Distance from Earth1.972 AU
Last observed magnitude11.5
Date of last reported observation2021-Jun-09
Altitude-31.5°
Azimuth274° (W)
Angular separation from Sun73.6°
Ecliptic latitude11.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.946 AU
Perihelion1.028 AU
(2021-Mar-01)
Aphelion190.953 AU
Period940 years
Eccentricity0.989286
Inclination to ecliptic164.5°
Speed relative to Sun30.039 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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