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Comet C/2017 O1

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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 ascension13h 5.4m
Declination13° 23'
ConstellationVirgo
Distance from Earth8.080 AU
Last observed magnitude12.0
Date of last reported observation1900-Jan-01
Altitude-26.5°
Azimuth4° (N)
Angular separation from Sun106.1°
Ecliptic latitude18.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun8.407 AU
Perihelion1.497 AU
(2017-Oct-14)
Aphelion722.525 AU
Period6,888 years
Eccentricity0.995865
Inclination to ecliptic39.9°
Speed relative to Sun14.443 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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