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Comet 277P LINEAR

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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 ascension2h 56.5m
Declination25° 13'
ConstellationAries
Distance from Earth1.312 AU
Last observed magnitude15.7
Date of last reported observation2021-Jan-11
Altitude-1.5°
Azimuth295° (WNW)
Angular separation from Sun111.9°
Ecliptic latitude5.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.911 AU
Perihelion1.904 AU
(2020-Dec-30)
Aphelion5.800 AU
Period7.56 years
Eccentricity0.505627
Inclination to ecliptic16.8°
Speed relative to Sun26.422 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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