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Comet 210P/Christensen

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Comet 210P/Christensen Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Comet 210P/Christensen at epoch 15 March 2007 00:00 UTC (JD: 2454175.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.82948783
Orbit inclination i 10.17716268°
Perihelion distance q 0.54451161 AU
81,457,777 km
Aphelion distance Q 5.84226554 AU
873,990,486 km
Semi-major axis a 3.19338857 AU
477,724,132 km
Orbital period period 5.7100 years
2,084.3761 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2008-Dec-20 16:17:02
2,454,821.1785 JD
Next perihelion transit 2014-Sep-05 01:18
2,456,905.5546 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 345.47981630229°
Longitude of the ascending node node 93.884816927051°
Mean anomaly M 248.48257087628°
Mean motion n 0.17271356°/day

Visualization of Comet 210P/Christensen Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Comet 210P/Christensen with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Comet 210P/Christensen 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 210P/Christensen
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Comet 210P/Christensen 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Comet 210P/Christensen computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Comet 210P/Christensen in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 17 20h 12m 02s -22° 38’ 44” 23.34 Capricornus
2019 May 18 20h 11m 57s -22° 40’ 35” 23.32 Capricornus
2019 May 19 20h 11m 52s -22° 42’ 29” 23.29 Capricornus
2019 May 20 20h 11m 44s -22° 44’ 29” 23.27 Capricornus
2019 May 21 20h 11m 36s -22° 46’ 32” 23.25 Capricornus
2019 May 22 20h 11m 26s -22° 48’ 42” 23.23 Capricornus
2019 May 23 20h 11m 16s -22° 50’ 56” 23.21 Capricornus
2019 May 24 20h 11m 03s -22° 53’ 13” 23.19 Capricornus
2019 May 25 20h 10m 50s -22° 55’ 36” 23.16 Capricornus
2019 May 26 20h 10m 36s -22° 58’ 04” 23.14 Capricornus
2019 May 27 20h 10m 19s -23° 00’ 36” 23.12 Capricornus
2019 May 28 20h 10m 01s -23° 03’ 12” 23.10 Capricornus
2019 May 29 20h 09m 42s -23° 05’ 54” 23.08 Capricornus
2019 May 30 20h 09m 23s -23° 08’ 40” 23.06 Capricornus