Comets - 314P/Montani - 0314P
Type Periodic Perihelion Date 8 October 2016 Perihelion Distance (q) 4.2 Aphelion Distance (Q) 10.3 Period (Years)   19.6 Eccentricity (e)   0.42 Inclination (i)   4.0 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
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1997 G1 P/Montani was discovered at 19th magnitude by Joe Montani of the Spacewatch team. It was recovered on 13 October 2014 at the Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak by Terry Bressi and A F Tubbiolo with the 0.9m reflector. Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 18-Feb-17 18.07 0.07 16.0 0.2 01-Mar-17 18.55 0.08 17.4 0.2 18-Mar-17 18.82 0.04 18.5 0.2
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