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Comet C/2009 P1 Garradd

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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 7.8m
Declination-36° 41'
ConstellationPuppis
Distance from Earth22.770 AU
Last observed magnitude21.3
Date of last reported observation2014-Feb-26
Altitude34.0°
Azimuth224° (SW)
Angular separation from Sun113.7°
Ecliptic latitude-56.9°
Orbit
Distance from Sun23.185 AU
Perihelion1.556 AU
(2011-Dec-23)
Aphelion119,685.367 AU
Period14,639,737 years
Eccentricity0.999974
Inclination to ecliptic106.4°
Speed relative to Sun8.747 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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