User: anonymous   Login
Location: Fort Worth, Tx
(32.7431°N, 97.3695°W)
Time: 12:40:01
(UTC-04:00)
Language:

Comet 13P Olbers

 Year Month Day Time      

Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 10°, Max. star mag.: 8)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension7h 15.7m
Declination40° 56'
ConstellationAuriga
Distance from Earth2.006 AU
Last observed magnitude6.3
Date of last reported observation2024-Jun-13
Altitude48.3°
Azimuth63° (ENE)
Angular separation from Sun27.2°
Ecliptic latitude32.1°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.196 AU
Perihelion1.175 AU
(2024-Jun-30)
Aphelion32.531 AU
Period69.2 years
Eccentricity0.930252
Inclination to ecliptic44.7°
Speed relative to Sun37.831 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.
 

DLR