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Comet C/2021 P4 ATLAS

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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 ascension5h 19.0m
Declination57° 48'
ConstellationCamelopardalis
Distance from Earth2.170 AU
Last observed magnitude10.3
Date of last reported observation2022-May-04
Altitude32.0°
Azimuth356° (N)
Angular separation from Sun41.3°
Ecliptic latitude52.1°
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.561 AU
Perihelion1.080 AU
(2022-Jul-30)
Aphelion636.357 AU
Period5,690 years
Eccentricity0.996610
Inclination to ecliptic56.3°
Speed relative to Sun33.677 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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