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Comet C/2012 X1 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 ascension22h 26.4m
Declination-41° 44'
ConstellationGrus
Distance from Earth1.636 AU
Last observed magnitude12.9
Date of last reported observation19/07/2014
Altitude-6.3°
Azimuth140° (SE)
Angular separation from Sun144.4°
Ecliptic latitude-18.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.532 AU
Perihelion1.599 AU
(21/02/2014)
Aphelion306.553 AU
Period1,913 years
Eccentricity0.989623
Inclination to ecliptic44.4°
Speed relative to Sun26.362 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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