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Comet C/2021 A4 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 ascension4h 12.8m
Declination-12° 8'
ConstellationEridanus
Distance from Earth1.733 AU
Last observed magnitude14.9
Date of last reported observation2021-Apr-12
Altitude-34.7°
Azimuth72° (ENE)
Angular separation from Sun44.0°
Ecliptic latitude-49.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.229 AU
Perihelion1.145 AU
(2021-Mar-20)
Aphelion84.827 AU
Period282 years
Eccentricity0.973352
Inclination to ecliptic111.6°
Speed relative to Sun37.730 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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