Comets - C/2018 L2 ATLAS - CK18L020
Type Periodic Perihelion Date 2 December 2018 Perihelion Distance (q) 1.7 Aphelion Distance (Q) 516.4 Period (Years)   4,169 Eccentricity (e)   0.99 Inclination (i)   67.4 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 16 November 2018
COMETS COMETS
DEEP SKY DEEP SKY
A 20th magnitude comet was discovered in PanSTARRS 1 images taken with the 1.8m Ritchey- Chretien on 3 June 2018. Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 06-Jul-18 15.45 0.04 13.5 0.9 13-Jul-18 15.59 0.03 14.2 0.7