Comets - P/2017 S5 ATLAS - PK17S050
Type Periodic Perihelion Date 28 July 2017 Perihelion Distance (q) 2.2 Aphelion Distance (Q) 4.2 Period (Years)   5.6 Eccentricity (e)   0.31 Inclination (i)   11.9 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
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An 18th magnitude comet was discovered in images taken with the 0.5m Schmidt at Haleakala on [   ] September 2017 by the ATLAS (Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System) team. It had been posted on the PCCP as A104e5G. Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 29-Sep-17 17.88 0.04 17.7 0.2 11-Oct-17 17.40 0.06 n/a n/a
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