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Comet C/2010 S1 LINEAR

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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 36.9m
Declination-21° 3'
ConstellationSagittarius
Distance from Earth6.915 AU
Last observed magnitude18.2
Date of last reported observation31/10/2014
Altitude-24.6°
Azimuth247° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun148.9°
Ecliptic latitude1.9°
Orbit
Distance from Sun7.800 AU
Perihelion5.899 AU
(20/05/2013)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.003059
Inclination to ecliptic125.3°
Speed relative to Sun15.097 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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