Comets - C/2017 A1 PANSTARRS - CK17A010
Type Parabolic Perihelion Date 17 May 2017 Perihelion Distance (q) 2.3 Aphelion Distance (Q) n/a Period (Years)   n/a Eccentricity (e)   1.00 Inclination (i)   50.6 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 14 August 2018
COMETS COMETS
DEEP SKY DEEP SKY
A 19th magnitude comet was discovered in PanSTARRS 1 images taken with the 1.8m Ritchey- Chretien on 2 January 2016. Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 04-Jan-17 18.25 0.19 17.8 0.2 13-Feb-17 18.25 0.06 17.3 0.2 02-Mar-17 18.36 0.07 17.1 0.2 21-Mar-17 18.48 0.09 18.0 0.2
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