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Comet C/2014 E2 Jacques

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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 ascension18h 8.2m
Declination-9° 3'
ConstellationSerpens
Distance from Earth15.106 AU
Last observed magnitude16.7
Date of last reported observation31/12/2014
Altitude-48.3°
Azimuth104° (ESE)
Angular separation from Sun40.7°
Ecliptic latitude15.1°
Orbit
Distance from Sun14.371 AU
Perihelion0.660 AU
(02/07/2014)
Aphelion1,210.725 AU
Period14,907 years
Eccentricity0.998910
Inclination to ecliptic156.3°
Speed relative to Sun11.045 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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