Comets - 371P (LINEAR-Skiff) - 0371P
Type Periodic Perihelion Date 4 October 2018 Perihelion Distance (q) 2.2 Aphelion Distance (Q) 6.2 Period (Years) 8.6 Eccentricity (e) 0.48 Inclination (i) 17.4 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 30 March 2020
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PK01R060 = 371P B. A. Skiff, Lowell Observatory, discovered the comet at 17th magnitud on CCD images taken by him with the LONEOS telescope on 25 September 2001. The object showed a moderately condensed 15" coma and a broad tail about 25" toward the west-northwest. Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 12-Oct-18 19.24 0.19 19.0 0.2 31-Oct-18 19.28 0.17 19.1 0.2 27-Nov-18 19.79 0.29 19.4 0.2 28-Dec-18 20.63 0.21 20.2 0.2
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