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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: 2°, Max. star mag.: 12)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension17h 2.0m
Declination35° 12'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth2.128 AU
Last observed magnitude12.8
Date of last reported observation2022-Aug-12
Altitude38.0°
Azimuth81° (E)
Angular separation from Sun99.1°
Ecliptic latitude46.0°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.497 AU
Perihelion1.112 AU
(2023-Jan-12)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000280
Inclination to ecliptic109.2°
Speed relative to Sun26.660 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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