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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: 2°, Max. star mag.: 12)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension7h 22.6m
Declination26° 36'
ConstellationGemini
Distance from Earth2.856 AU
Last observed magnitude13.3
Date of last reported observation2021-Apr-23
Altitude55.7°
Azimuth247° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun24.4°
Ecliptic latitude6.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.976 AU
Perihelion0.902 AU
(2021-Feb-27)
Aphelion183.651 AU
Period886 years
Eccentricity0.990228
Inclination to ecliptic31.5°
Speed relative to Sun29.803 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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