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Comet C/2019 K7 Smith

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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 ascension20h 37.4m
Declination9° 46'
ConstellationDelphinus
Distance from Earth3.990 AU
Last observed magnitude15.8
Date of last reported observation2020-May-27
Altitude-18.6°
Azimuth280° (W)
Angular separation from Sun112.5°
Ecliptic latitude24.1°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.477 AU
Perihelion4.475 AU
(2020-Jun-16)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001425
Inclination to ecliptic103.5°
Speed relative to Sun19.915 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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