Comets - C/2018 N1 (NEOWISE) - CK18N010
Type Periodic Perihelion Date 1 August 2018 Perihelion Distance (q) 1.3 Aphelion Distance (Q) 2,114 Period (Years) 34,404 Eccentricity (e) 1.00 Inclination (i) 159.4 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 30 March 2020
COMETS COMETS
DEEP SKY DEEP SKY
A 16th magnitude cometary object was discovered from the NEOWISE satellite on 2 July 2018. Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 03-Aug-18 14.48 0.03 11.3 1.0 10-Aug-18 15.04 0.02 12.0 1.4 28-Aug-18 15.99 0.05 12.9 1.4 03-Sep-18 16.30 0.04 13.3 0.9 10-Sep-18 16.24 0.06 13.2 1.0
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