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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 ascension17h 52.1m
Declination-24° 25'
ConstellationSagittarius
Distance from Earth7.268 AU
Last observed magnitude18.2
Date of last reported observation31/10/2014
Altitude-51.2°
Azimuth131° (SE)
Angular separation from Sun140.5°
Ecliptic latitude-0.9°
Orbit
Distance from Sun8.076 AU
Perihelion5.898 AU
(20/05/2013)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.003026
Inclination to ecliptic125.3°
Speed relative to Sun14.837 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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