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Comet C/2013 R1 Lovejoy

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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 ascension15h 52.3m
Declination-31° 35'
ConstellationLupus
Distance from Earth4.206 AU
Last observed magnitude18.4
Date of last reported observation06/09/2014
Altitude44.1°
Azimuth137° (SE)
Angular separation from Sun67.8°
Ecliptic latitude-11.9°
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.937 AU
Perihelion0.812 AU
(22/12/2013)
Aphelion1,032.079 AU
Period11,737 years
Eccentricity0.998428
Inclination to ecliptic64.0°
Speed relative to Sun21.187 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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