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Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley

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Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley at epoch 28 August 2009 00:00 UTC (JD: 2455072.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.29063922
Orbit inclination i 5.19103341°
Perihelion distance q 3.03869360 AU
454,582,094 km
Aphelion distance Q 5.52872005 AU
827,084,748 km
Semi-major axis a 4.28370682 AU
640,833,421 km
Orbital period period 8.8700 years
3,238.3817 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2005-May-22 17:58:27
2,453,513.2489 JD
Next perihelion transit 2014-Apr-04 03:08
2,456,751.6306 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 181.09946679921°
Longitude of the ascending node node 244.07470304861°
Mean anomaly M 173.33669626265°
Mean motion n 0.11116664°/day

Visualization of Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley 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 119P/Parker-Hartley
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Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Comet 119P/Parker-Hartley in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 20 17h 36m 18s -21° 01’ 55” 21.09 Ophiucus
2019 May 21 17h 35m 47s -21° 01’ 01” 21.08 Ophiucus
2019 May 22 17h 35m 16s -21° 00’ 06” 21.08 Ophiucus
2019 May 23 17h 34m 42s -20° 59’ 12” 21.08 Ophiucus
2019 May 24 17h 34m 10s -20° 58’ 18” 21.07 Ophiucus
2019 May 25 17h 33m 37s -20° 57’ 24” 21.07 Ophiucus
2019 May 26 17h 33m 03s -20° 56’ 27” 21.06 Ophiucus
2019 May 27 17h 32m 30s -20° 55’ 32” 21.06 Ophiucus
2019 May 28 17h 31m 54s -20° 54’ 38” 21.05 Ophiucus
2019 May 29 17h 31m 19s -20° 53’ 41” 21.05 Ophiucus
2019 May 30 17h 30m 44s -20° 52’ 46” 21.05 Ophiucus
2019 May 31 17h 30m 09s -20° 51’ 51” 21.04 Ophiucus
2019 Jun 01 17h 29m 32s -20° 50’ 54” 21.04 Ophiucus
2019 Jun 02 17h 28m 57s -20° 49’ 59” 21.04 Ophiucus