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Comet C/2020 T2 Palomar

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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 ascension14h 7.1m
Declination32° 7'
ConstellationCanes Venatici
Distance from Earth1.745 AU
Last observed magnitude13.8
Date of last reported observation2021-Mar-08
Altitude36.4°
Azimuth76° (ENE)
Angular separation from Sun131.8°
Ecliptic latitude27.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.518 AU
Perihelion2.055 AU
(2021-Jul-11)
Aphelion630.657 AU
Period5,627 years
Eccentricity0.993505
Inclination to ecliptic27.9°
Speed relative to Sun26.493 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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