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Comet C/2022 E2 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 ascension7h 29.7m
Declination26° 26'
ConstellationGemini
Distance from Earth3.380 AU
Last observed magnitude14.1
Date of last reported observation2024-Mar-02
Altitude4.9°
Azimuth301° (WNW)
Angular separation from Sun127.2°
Ecliptic latitude3.8°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun4.057 AU
Perihelion3.667 AU
(2024-Sep-14)
Aphelion-
Period-
Eccentricity1.000863
Inclination to ecliptic137.1°
Speed relative to Sun20.918 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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