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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 ascension16h 37.9m
Declination47° 50'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth6.399 AU
Last observed magnitude17.2
Date of last reported observation2021-Oct-28
Altitude15.6°
Azimuth21° (NNE)
Angular separation from Sun69.4°
Ecliptic latitude76.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun6.122 AU
Perihelion4.476 AU
(2020-Jun-17)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000196
Inclination to ecliptic103.5°
Speed relative to Sun17.025 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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