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Comet C/2017 U7

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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 ascension18h 2.5m
Declination-25° 31'
ConstellationSagittarius
Distance from Earth6.757 AU
Last observed magnitude15.0
Date of last reported observation2020-Jul-10
Altitude-33.4°
Azimuth95° (E)
Angular separation from Sun93.7°
Ecliptic latitude-2.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun6.895 AU
Perihelion6.422 AU
(2019-Sep-13)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001774
Inclination to ecliptic142.6°
Speed relative to Sun16.049 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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