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Comet C/2020 F3 NEOWISE

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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 ascension15h 24.2m
Declination-27° 29'
ConstellationLibra
Distance from Earth3.819 AU
Last observed magnitude11.3
Date of last reported observation2020-Sep-27
Altitude9.1°
Azimuth118° (ESE)
Angular separation from Sun171.4°
Ecliptic latitude-6.8°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.821 AU
Perihelion0.295 AU
(2020-Jul-03)
Aphelion706.535 AU
Period6,644 years
Eccentricity0.999166
Inclination to ecliptic128.9°
Speed relative to Sun19.119 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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