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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 ascension20h 25.0m
Declination-55° 50'
ConstellationTelescopium
Distance from Earth3.523 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation06/11/2017
Altitude-22.5°
Azimuth160° (SSE)
Angular separation from Sun43.7°
Ecliptic latitude-44.9°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.893 AU
Perihelion1.637 AU
(12/06/2017)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001604
Inclination to ecliptic49.9°
Speed relative to Sun24.784 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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