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Comet C/2006 S3 LONEOS

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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 ascension12h 22.9m
Declination-10° 28'
ConstellationVirgo
Distance from Earth6.453 AU
Last observed magnitude16.3
Date of last reported observation10/04/2014
Altitude-40.2°
Azimuth256° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun161.9°
Ecliptic latitude-6.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun7.413 AU
Perihelion5.129 AU
(15/04/2012)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.002748
Inclination to ecliptic166.0°
Speed relative to Sun15.486 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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