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Comet C/2011 L4 PANSTARRS

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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 3.5m
Declination37° 35'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth5.290 AU
Last observed magnitude17.8
Date of last reported observation17/04/2014
Altitude-51.8°
Azimuth351° (N)
Angular separation from Sun114.5°
Ecliptic latitude52.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.780 AU
Perihelion0.302 AU
(10/03/2013)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000034
Inclination to ecliptic84.2°
Speed relative to Sun17.523 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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