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Comet 252P LINEAR

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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 ascension1h 6.8m
Declination7° 38'
ConstellationPisces
Distance from Earth4.110 AU
Last observed magnitude9.0
Date of last reported observation2016-May-31
Altitude51.1°
Azimuth41° (NE)
Angular separation from Sun127.3°
Ecliptic latitude0.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.792 AU
Perihelion0.999 AU
(2021-Jul-10)
Aphelion5.098 AU
Period5.32 years
Eccentricity0.672327
Inclination to ecliptic10.4°
Speed relative to Sun8.900 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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