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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 ascension16h 37.7m
Declination23° 57'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth13.522 AU
Last observed magnitude19.0
Date of last reported observation27/08/2014
Altitude-10.2°
Azimuth66° (ENE)
Angular separation from Sun129.0°
Ecliptic latitude42.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun14.177 AU
Perihelion0.302 AU
(09/03/2013)
Aphelion25,186.614 AU
Period1,413,272 years
Eccentricity0.999976
Inclination to ecliptic83.9°
Speed relative to Sun11.184 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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