Comets - C/2018 A6 (Gibbs) - CK18A060
Type Periodic Perihelion Date 14 July 2019 Perihelion Distance (q) 3.0 Aphelion Distance (Q) 27.7 Period (Years)   60.1 Eccentricity (e)   0.80 Inclination (i)   77.0 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 19 January 2019
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Alex Gibbs discovered a 19th magnitude comet in Mt Lemmon Survey images taken with the 1.5m reflector on 15 January 2018. Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 02-Jan-19   15.27   0.05 14.0 0.5