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Comet C/2021 A1 Leonard

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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 56.0m
Declination-33° 10'
ConstellationScorpius
Distance from Earth1.951 AU
Last observed magnitude12.2
Date of last reported observation2022-Apr-02
Altitude-55.0°
Azimuth162° (SSE)
Angular separation from Sun160.0°
Ecliptic latitude-7.0°
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.926 AU
Perihelion0.615 AU
(2022-Jan-03)
Aphelion53,501.298 AU
Period4,375,394 years
Eccentricity0.999977
Inclination to ecliptic132.7°
Speed relative to Sun24.622 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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