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Comet C/2019 Y4 ATLAS

 Year Month Day Time      

Coarse finder chart
(Field of view: 60°, Max. star mag.: 5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view: 5°, Max. star mag.: 10)
 
View from 90° above ecliptic plane
View from above comet orbital plane
 
Position
Right ascension7h 30.2m
Declination-6° 40'
ConstellationMonoceros
Distance from Earth2.557 AU
Last observed magnitude8.1
Date of last reported observation2020-May-21
Altitude28.1°
Azimuth243° (WSW)
Angular separation from Sun90.7°
Ecliptic latitude-25.9°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.757 AU
Perihelion0.253 AU
(2020-May-31)
Aphelion1,069.159 AU
Period12,365 years
Eccentricity0.999527
Inclination to ecliptic45.4°
Speed relative to Sun25.337 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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