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Comet C/2020 S3 Erasmus

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 10°, Max. star mag.: 8)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension14h 34.5m
Declination-23° 26'
ConstellationLibra
Distance from Earth1.115 AU
Last observed magnitude6.4
Date of last reported observation2020-Nov-30
Altitude-46.4°
Azimuth312° (NW)
Angular separation from Sun26.7°
Ecliptic latitude-17.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun0.501 AU
Perihelion0.398 AU
(2020-Dec-12)
Aphelion360.032 AU
Period2,419 years
Eccentricity0.997789
Inclination to ecliptic19.9°
Speed relative to Sun59.473 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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