369P/Hill (0369P)

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Type: Periodic Perihelion date: 15 October 2018 Perihelion distance (q): 2.0 Aphelion distance (Q) : 6.8 Period (years): 9.2 Eccentricity (e): 0.55 Inclination (i): 10.3 JPL orbit diagram COBS lightcurve PK10A010 = 369P Rik Hill discovered an 18th magnitude comet on 6 January 2010 during the Catalina Sky Survey with the 0.68m Schmidt. Observations (VEMag = visual equivalent magnitude) Date 10x10 mag Error VEmag Coma ' 16-Nov-18 17.55 0.03 16.2 0.2 01-Dec-18 17.19 0.04 15.2 0.4 08-Dec-18 17.13 0.02 14.9 0.3 27-Dec-18 17.41 0.02 16.1 0.3