Comets - C/2020 K3 (Leonard) - CK20K030
Type Periodic Perihelion Date 31 May 2020 Perihelion Distance (q) 1.6 Aphelion Distance (Q) 799 Period (Years) 8,003 Eccentricity (e) 1.00 Inclination (i) 129.0 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 26 May 2020
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Gregory Leonard discovered a comet of 18th magnitude in Catalina Sky Survey images taken with the 0.68m Schmidt on 22 May 2020. Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 27-May-20 18.37 0.06 15.8 0.3