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Comet C/2022 E3 ZTF

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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 ascension15h 51.8m
Declination24° 44'
ConstellationSerpens
Distance from Earth1.788 AU
Last observed magnitude9.7
Date of last reported observation2022-Nov-16
Altitude-20.3°
Azimuth17° (NNE)
Angular separation from Sun46.6°
Ecliptic latitude69.0°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.322 AU
Perihelion1.112 AU
(2023-Jan-12)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000313
Inclination to ecliptic109.2°
Speed relative to Sun36.633 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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