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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 17.2m
Declination-31° 17'
ConstellationCanis Major
Distance from Earth17.906 AU
Last observed magnitude21.3
Date of last reported observation26/02/2014
Altitude3.6°
Azimuth228° (SW)
Angular separation from Sun84.7°
Ecliptic latitude-53.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun17.841 AU
Perihelion1.562 AU
(21/12/2011)
Aphelion16,615.566 AU
Period757,351 years
Eccentricity0.999812
Inclination to ecliptic106.3°
Speed relative to Sun9.967 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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