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Comet C/2015 V2 Johnson

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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 8.3m
Declination45° 41'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth1.787 AU
Last observed magnitude10.5
Date of last reported observation20/02/2017
Altitude17.9°
Azimuth41° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun99.6°
Ecliptic latitude47.6°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.182 AU
Perihelion1.637 AU
(12/06/2017)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001752
Inclination to ecliptic49.9°
Speed relative to Sun28.533 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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