Comets - P/2020 G1 (Pimentel) - PK20G010
Type Periodic Perihelion Date 17 March 2020 Perihelion Distance (q) 0.5 Aphelion Distance (Q) 6.7 Period (Years) 6.8 Eccentricity (e) 0.86 Inclination (i) 18.5 Click for NASA orbit diagram
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 26 May 2020
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Eduardo Pimental discovered a 15th magnitude comet in images taken by himself, Christovao Jacques and Joao Ribeiro de Barros on 13 April 2020 with the "Southern Observatory for Near Earth Research" (SONEAR) 0.28-m f/2.2 astrograph at Oliveira, Brazil. Date 10x10 mag Error Kphot mag Coma ' 25-May-20 17.84 0.09 16.7 0.3