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Comet C/2020 R4 ATLAS

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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 ascension18h 46.4m
Declination9° 59'
ConstellationAquila
Distance from Earth0.608 AU
Last observed magnitude7.9
Date of last reported observation2021-Apr-12
Altitude-30.6°
Azimuth282° (WNW)
Angular separation from Sun97.5°
Ecliptic latitude15.5°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.239 AU
Perihelion1.029 AU
(2021-Mar-01)
Aphelion193.199 AU
Period957 years
Eccentricity0.989408
Inclination to ecliptic164.5°
Speed relative to Sun37.726 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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