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Comet C/2021 D1 SWAN

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 5°, Max. star mag.: 10)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension3h 8.8m
Declination33° 18'
ConstellationPerseus
Distance from Earth1.814 AU
Last observed magnitude9.7
Date of last reported observation2021-Apr-05
Altitude56.6°
Azimuth96° (E)
Angular separation from Sun36.2°
Ecliptic latitude23.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.166 AU
Perihelion0.902 AU
(2021-Feb-27)
Aphelion183.160 AU
Period883 years
Eccentricity0.990202
Inclination to ecliptic31.5°
Speed relative to Sun38.885 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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