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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 ascension16h 2.5m
Declination-32° 27'
ConstellationLupus
Distance from Earth4.541 AU
Last observed magnitude18.4
Date of last reported observation06/09/2014
Altitude-54.1°
Azimuth156° (SSE)
Angular separation from Sun57.1°
Ecliptic latitude-12.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.085 AU
Perihelion0.812 AU
(22/12/2013)
Aphelion1,035.382 AU
Period11,793 years
Eccentricity0.998433
Inclination to ecliptic64.0°
Speed relative to Sun20.800 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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