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Comet C/2022 P1 NEOWISE

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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 ascension0h 10.4m
Declination-28° 40'
ConstellationSculptor
Distance from Earth0.851 AU
Last observed magnitude10.0
Date of last reported observation2022-Sep-24
Altitude45.0°
Azimuth227° (SW)
Angular separation from Sun150.3°
Ecliptic latitude-12.5°
Comet observations courtesy of COBS
Orbit
Distance from Sun1.792 AU
Perihelion1.595 AU
(2022-Nov-28)
Aphelion35.687 AU
Period80.5 years
Eccentricity0.914416
Inclination to ecliptic154.6°
Speed relative to Sun30.703 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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