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Comet 110P/Hartley 3

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Comet 110P/Hartley 3 Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Comet 110P/Hartley 3 at epoch 07 September 2011 00:00 UTC (JD: 2455812.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.31348058
Orbit inclination i 11.68733184°
Perihelion distance q 2.48099115 AU
371,150,995 km
Aphelion distance Q 4.74674656 AU
710,103,179 km
Semi-major axis a 3.61386885 AU
540,627,087 km
Orbital period period 6.8700 years
2,509.3256 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2014-Dec-18 00:28:07
2,457,009.5195 JD
Next perihelion transit 2021-Oct-31 08:16
2,459,518.8451 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 167.59582598398°
Longitude of the ascending node node 287.70603608175°
Mean anomaly M 188.26977894764°
Mean motion n 0.14346484°/day

Visualization of Comet 110P/Hartley 3 Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Comet 110P/Hartley 3 with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Comet 110P/Hartley 3 and the planets along their orbits in this diagram accurately represents the current configuration of the objects in the Solar System. This is an experimental feature and it requires a WebGL enabled browser. Please provide us feedback!

Orbit Diagram of Comet 110P/Hartley 3
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Comet 110P/Hartley 3 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Comet 110P/Hartley 3 computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Comet 110P/Hartley 3 in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 20 21h 14m 57s -12° 02’ 36” 23.40 Aquarius
2019 May 21 21h 15m 07s -11° 59’ 48” 23.38 Aquarius
2019 May 22 21h 15m 16s -11° 57’ 03” 23.37 Aquarius
2019 May 23 21h 15m 24s -11° 54’ 23” 23.36 Aquarius
2019 May 24 21h 15m 33s -11° 51’ 43” 23.35 Aquarius
2019 May 25 21h 15m 38s -11° 49’ 09” 23.34 Aquarius
2019 May 26 21h 15m 44s -11° 46’ 36” 23.32 Aquarius
2019 May 27 21h 15m 50s -11° 44’ 08” 23.31 Aquarius
2019 May 28 21h 15m 54s -11° 41’ 42” 23.30 Aquarius
2019 May 29 21h 15m 56s -11° 39’ 20” 23.29 Aquarius
2019 May 30 21h 16m 00s -11° 37’ 00” 23.28 Aquarius
2019 May 31 21h 16m 00s -11° 34’ 45” 23.26 Aquarius
2019 Jun 01 21h 16m 01s -11° 32’ 33” 23.25 Aquarius
2019 Jun 02 21h 16m 00s -11° 30’ 24” 23.24 Aquarius