Comets - 284P/McNaught - 0284P
Type Periodic Perihelion Date 2 September 2014 Perihelion Distance (q) 2.3 Aphelion Distance (Q) 5.1 Period (Years)   7.0 Eccentricity (e)   0.38 Inclination (i)   11.9 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
COMETS COMETS
DEEP SKY DEEP SKY
Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 16 May 13 Possible recovery 20.5m but uncertain 29 May 14 17.34 0.08 16.9 0.2 3 Jul 14 16.89 0.04 16.3 0.2 21 Jul 14 16.32 0.05 15.4 0.2 4 Aug 14 15.98 0.03 15.4 0.2 20 Aug 14 15.55 0.02 14.5 0.3 13 Sep 14 15.14 0.02 13.9 0.5 17 Sep 14 15.03 0.03 13.9 0.5 20 Sep 14 15.08 0.02 13.7 0.4 26 Sep 14 15.23 0.02 13.9 0.4 29 Sep 14 15.18 0.02 12.5 0.3 2 Oct 14 15.27 0.02 13.8 0.5 11 Oct 14 15.42 0.04 14.0 0.3 15 Oct 14 15.47 0.02 14.1 0.5 21 Oct 14 15.68 0.02 14.0 0.5 24 Oct 14 15.78 0.01 14.3 0.5 25 Oct 14 15.76 0.04 14.3 0.5 28 Oct 14 15.82 0.02 14.3 0.5 7 Nov 14 16.07 0.03 14.7 0.3 10 Nov 14 16.14 0.00 14.5 0.3 17 Nov 14 16.37 0.02 15.0 0.4 20 Nov 14 16.42 0.04 15.5 0.4 24 Nov 14 16.52 0.03 15.1 0.3 27 Nov 14 16.60 0.02 15.1 0.4 4 Dec 14 16.68 0.08 14.7 0.2 7 Dec 14 16.91 0.09 16.2 0.2 12 Dec 14 16.88 0.03 14.9 0.3 17 Dec 14 17.03 0.04 15.3 0.3 20 Dec 14 17.06 0.06 16.2 0.3 2 Jan 15 17.28 0.09 15.9 0.2 16 Jan 15 17.32 0.05 14.6 0.2
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