Comets - C/2013 V4 (Catalina) - CK13V040
Type Hyperbolic Perihelion Date 7 October 2015 Perihelion Distance (q) 5.2 Aphelion Distance (Q) n/a Period (Years)   n/a Eccentricity (e)   1.00 Inclination (i)   67.8 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
COMETS COMETS
DEEP SKY DEEP SKY
An 18th magnitude comet was discovered on November 9.28 during the course of the Catalina Sky Survey with the 0.68-m Schmidt.  Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 11 Dec 13 17.74 0.05 17.4 0.3 28 Dec 13 17.79 0.04 17.1 0.3 8 Jan 14 17.82 0.14 17.6 0.2 30 Jul 14 17.48 0.05 17.0 0.3 4 Aug 14 17.40 0.06 17.1 0.2 10 Aug 14 17.34 0.10 17.1 0.2 27 Aug 14 17.34 0.03 17.1 0.2 20 Sep 14 17.00 0.03 16.1 0.2 26 Sep 14 16.92 0.06 16.1 0.2 1 Oct 14 16.84 0.03 15.7 0.3 6 Oct 14 16.81 0.09 14.8 0.2 14 Oct 14 16.77 0.07 15.9 0.3 20 Oct 14 16.59 0.04 15.6 0.4 25 Oct 14 16.62 0.01 15.9 0.3 30 Oct 14 16.51 0.07 15.6 0.2 17 Nov 14 16.19 0.03 14.2 0.3 22 Nov 14 16.22 0.03 15.1 0.4 27 Nov 14 16.29 0.02 15.5 0.4 9 Dec 14 16.25 0.07 14.4 0.3 14 Dec 14 16.39 0.03 15.3 0.2 19 Dec 14 16.46 0.03 15.4 0.4 25 Dec 14 16.44 0.04 15.5 0.3 18-Aug-15 16.20 0.02 13.4 0.3 09-Sep-15 16.29 0.02 15.2 0.4 16-Sep-15 16.22 0.02 15.0 0.3 17-Sep-15 16.25 0.01 15.0 0.4 27-Sep-15 16.17 0.03 15.0 0.3 07-Oct-15 16.17 0.01 14.6 0.3 17-Oct-15 15.73 0.02 14.6 0.3 04-Nov-15 16.34 0.02 15.3 0.3 13-Nov-15 16.32 0.07 14.9 0.2 19-Nov-15 16.12 0.06 13.0 0.3 03-Dec-15 16.19 0.01 14.8 0.3 09-Dec-15 16.35 0.04 14.2 0.3 19-Dec-15 16.35 0.02 14.9 0.3 05-Feb-16   16.02 0.01 14.8 0.4 14-Jul-16 16.58 0.11 15.1 0.2 23-Aug-16 17.01 0.13 14.6 0.4 31-Aug-16 17.05 0.09 14.9 0.2 07-Sep-16 16.91 0.03 14.3 0.2 14-Sep-16 16.74 0.14 14.5 0.2 22-Sep-16 16.75 0.06 15.1 0.5 28-Oct-16 16.97 0.06 14.5 0.2 19-Dec-16 16.89 0.09 15.4 0.4 27-Dec-16 16.71 0.07 15.3 0.5 21-Jan-17 17.41 0.04 15.9 0.5 04-Feb-17 17.43 0.04 15.3 0.4 16-Feb-17 17.02 0.06 14.5 0.4 24-Feb-17 17.20 0.04 15.3 0.4 03-Mar-17 17.06 0.03 14.8 0.4 29-Mar-17 17.25 0.01 15.4 0.5 18-Apr-17 17.51 0.05 15.8 0.5 25-Apr-17 17.52 0.07 15.9 0.4
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