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Comet C/2007 N3 Lulin

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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 ascension2h 53.5m
Declination15° 3'
ConstellationAries
Distance from Earth25.954 AU
Last observed magnitude20.9
Date of last reported observation2011-Jan-01
Altitude-57.8°
Azimuth299° (WNW)
Angular separation from Sun42.6°
Ecliptic latitude-1.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun25.229 AU
Perihelion1.229 AU
(2009-Jan-10)
Aphelion3,779.574 AU
Period82,194 years
Eccentricity0.999350
Inclination to ecliptic178.4°
Speed relative to Sun8.358 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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