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Comet 58P Jackson-Neujmin

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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 ascension6h 51.2m
Declination9° 49'
ConstellationMonoceros
Distance from Earth1.905 AU
Last observed magnitude13.9
Date of last reported observation2020-Sep-08
Altitude18.9°
Azimuth265° (W)
Angular separation from Sun74.4°
Ecliptic latitude-13.1°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.899 AU
Perihelion1.378 AU
(2020-May-27)
Aphelion6.790 AU
Period8.25 years
Eccentricity0.662680
Inclination to ecliptic13.1°
Speed relative to Sun26.777 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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