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(51.9472°N, 11.7453°E)
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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 ascension16h 51.8m
Declination-27° 21'
ConstellationScorpius
Distance from Earth2.850 AU
Last observed magnitude11.8
Date of last reported observation2021-Oct-10
Altitude-55.9°
Azimuth56° (ENE)
Angular separation from Sun51.3°
Ecliptic latitude-5.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.359 AU
Perihelion2.055 AU
(2021-Jul-11)
Aphelion620.305 AU
Period5,489 years
Eccentricity0.993397
Inclination to ecliptic27.9°
Speed relative to Sun27.376 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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