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Comet C/2012 F6 Lemmon

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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 1.1m
Declination71° 42'
ConstellationDraco
Distance from Earth12.607 AU
Last observed magnitude18.7
Date of last reported observation27/10/2014
Altitude15.5°
Azimuth350° (N)
Angular separation from Sun94.1°
Ecliptic latitude79.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun12.714 AU
Perihelion0.726 AU
(24/03/2013)
Aphelion826.092 AU
Period8,406 years
Eccentricity0.998243
Inclination to ecliptic82.6°
Speed relative to Sun11.722 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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