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Comet C/2023 C2 ATLAS

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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
Right ascension15h 29.5m
Declination-65° 16'
ConstellationTriangulum Australe
Distance from Earth2.074 AU
Last observed magnitude14.0
Date of last reported observation2024-Jul-13
Azimuth199° (SSW)
Angular separation from Sun120.5°
Ecliptic latitude-32.2°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Distance from Sun2.734 AU
Perihelion2.368 AU
Aphelion6,181.585 AU
Period171,934 years
Inclination to ecliptic48.3°
Speed relative to Sun25.469 km/s

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