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Comet C/2020 A2 Iwamoto

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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 ascension21h 28.3m
Declination74° 54'
ConstellationCepheus
Distance from Earth0.931 AU
Last observed magnitude11.0
Date of last reported observation2020-Feb-24
Altitude-14.5°
Azimuth4° (N)
Angular separation from Sun84.3°
Ecliptic latitude43.3°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.290 AU
Perihelion0.978 AU
(2020-Jan-08)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000211
Inclination to ecliptic120.7°
Speed relative to Sun37.091 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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