User: anonymous   Login
Location: Usti nad Labem
(50.6670°N, 14.0330°E)
Time: 00:12:36
(UTC+01:00)
Language:

Comet 156P Russell-LINEAR

 Year Month Day Time      

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 ascension1h 55.6m
Declination32° 30'
ConstellationTriangulum
Distance from Earth0.960 AU
Last observed magnitude10.6
Date of last reported observation2021-Jan-13
Altitude24.6°
Azimuth292° (WNW)
Angular separation from Sun101.1°
Ecliptic latitude12.2°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.501 AU
Perihelion1.333 AU
(2020-Nov-17)
Aphelion5.588 AU
Period6.44 years
Eccentricity0.614763
Inclination to ecliptic17.3°
Speed relative to Sun30.426 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