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Comet C/2016 N6 PANSTARRS

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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 ascension7h 49.5m
Declination61° 33'
ConstellationCamelopardalis
Distance from Earth2.883 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation23/04/2018
Altitude21.2°
Azimuth341° (NNW)
Angular separation from Sun75.6°
Ecliptic latitude40.9°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.808 AU
Perihelion2.669 AU
(18/07/2018)
Aphelion4,097.334 AU
Period92,820 years
Eccentricity0.998698
Inclination to ecliptic105.8°
Speed relative to Sun25.127 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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