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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 34.0m
Declination-28° 22'
ConstellationLibra
Distance from Earth2.843 AU
Last observed magnitude16.7
Date of last reported observation17/07/2014
Altitude7.4°
Azimuth241° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun112.1°
Ecliptic latitude-7.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.360 AU
Perihelion0.812 AU
(22/12/2013)
Aphelion1,022.307 AU
Period11,571 years
Eccentricity0.998413
Inclination to ecliptic64.0°
Speed relative to Sun22.943 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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