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Comet C/2020 PV6 PANSTARRS

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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 10.4m
Declination17° 3'
ConstellationHercules
Distance from Earth3.093 AU
Last observed magnitude15.2
Date of last reported observation2021-Oct-27
Altitude-29.1°
Azimuth345° (NNW)
Angular separation from Sun38.6°
Ecliptic latitude51.4°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.401 AU
Perihelion2.296 AU
(2021-Sep-26)
Aphelion81.181 AU
Period270 years
Eccentricity0.944999
Inclination to ecliptic128.2°
Speed relative to Sun26.787 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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