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Comet C/2020 V2 ZTF

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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 ascension9h 52.3m
Declination55° 41'
ConstellationUrsa Major
Distance from Earth4.636 AU
Last observed magnitude13.5
Date of last reported observation2022-Jun-20
Altitude15.0°
Azimuth335° (NNW)
Angular separation from Sun49.4°
Ecliptic latitude47.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.049 AU
Perihelion2.228 AU
(2023-May-08)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.001053
Inclination to ecliptic131.6°
Speed relative to Sun20.943 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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