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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 9.8m
Declination-8° 0'
ConstellationOphiuchus
Distance from Earth8.806 AU
Last observed magnitude12.2
Date of last reported observation2022-Apr-02
Altitude-39.7°
Azimuth315° (NW)
Angular separation from Sun148.5°
Ecliptic latitude11.6°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun9.687 AU
Perihelion0.616 AU
(2022-Jan-03)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000136
Inclination to ecliptic132.8°
Speed relative to Sun13.541 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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