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Comet 65P Gunn

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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 ascension12h 32.1m
Declination4° 27'
ConstellationVirgo
Distance from Earth2.859 AU
Last observed magnitude16.3
Date of last reported observation2024-May-25
Altitude-34.3°
Azimuth344° (NNW)
Angular separation from Sun116.4°
Ecliptic latitude6.0°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.432 AU
Perihelion2.924 AU
(2025-Jun-17)
Aphelion4.856 AU
Period7.67 years
Eccentricity0.248253
Inclination to ecliptic9.2°
Speed relative to Sun16.997 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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