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Comet 45P Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova

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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 ascension11h 35.2m
Declination7° 7'
ConstellationLeo
Distance from Earth2.586 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation10/04/2017
Altitude15.9°
Azimuth83° (E)
Angular separation from Sun77.6°
Ecliptic latitude4.1°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.567 AU
Perihelion0.533 AU
(31/12/2016)
Aphelion5.516 AU
Period5.26 years
Eccentricity0.823887
Inclination to ecliptic4.2°
Speed relative to Sun19.943 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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