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Comet C/2020 J1 SONEAR

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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 ascension12h 0.8m
Declination31° 12'
ConstellationUrsa Major
Distance from Earth5.360 AU
Last observed magnitude15.7
Date of last reported observation2022-Jun-17
Altitude6.4°
Azimuth307° (NW)
Angular separation from Sun72.8°
Ecliptic latitude29.7°
Orbit
Distance from Sun5.152 AU
Perihelion3.355 AU
(2021-Apr-18)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000723
Inclination to ecliptic142.3°
Speed relative to Sun18.563 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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