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Comet C/2016 U1 NEOWISE

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 5°, Max. star mag.: 10)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension19h 47.4m
Declination-29° 1'
ConstellationSagittarius
Distance from Earth1.315 AU
Last observed magnitude7.5
Date of last reported observation09/01/2017
Altitude29.4°
Azimuth124° (SE)
Angular separation from Sun11.7°
Ecliptic latitude-26.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun0.404 AU
Perihelion0.319 AU
(14/01/2017)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000254
Inclination to ecliptic46.4°
Speed relative to Sun66.281 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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