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Comet C/2017 T2 PANSTARRS

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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 58.0m
Declination31° 8'
ConstellationComa Berenices
Distance from Earth1.937 AU
Last observed magnitude10.3
Date of last reported observation2020-Jul-14
Altitude48.3°
Azimuth321° (NW)
Angular separation from Sun71.0°
Ecliptic latitude35.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.872 AU
Perihelion1.615 AU
(2020-May-04)
Aphelion7,224.774 AU
Period217,193 years
Eccentricity0.999553
Inclination to ecliptic57.2°
Speed relative to Sun30.784 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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