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Comet 103P Hartley

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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 ascension14h 31.0m
Declination-12° 37'
ConstellationLibra
Distance from Earth6.014 AU
Last observed magnitude14.4
Date of last reported observation23/04/2011
Altitude0.2°
Azimuth118° (ESE)
Angular separation from Sun70.4°
Ecliptic latitude2.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.753 AU
Perihelion1.064 AU
(20/04/2017)
Aphelion5.886 AU
Period6.48 years
Eccentricity0.693895
Inclination to ecliptic13.6°
Speed relative to Sun7.288 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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