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Comet C/2011 L4 PANSTARRS

 Year Month Day Time      

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 2.6m
Declination37° 41'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth5.296 AU
Last observed magnitude18.0
Date of last reported observation23/04/2014
Altitude-18.2°
Azimuth50° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun114.9°
Ecliptic latitude52.3°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.792 AU
Perihelion0.302 AU
(10/03/2013)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000034
Inclination to ecliptic84.2°
Speed relative to Sun17.505 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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