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Comet 290P/Jager

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Comet 290P/Jager Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Comet 290P/Jager at epoch 04 May 2010 00:00 UTC (JD: 2455321.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.64704096
Orbit inclination i 19.06799819°
Perihelion distance q 2.15453606 AU
322,314,007 km
Aphelion distance Q 10.05388376 AU
1,504,039,605 km
Semi-major axis a 6.10420991 AU
913,176,806 km
Orbital period period 15.0800 years
5,508.6175 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2014-Mar-14 18:37:45
2,456,731.2762 JD
Next perihelion transit 2029-Apr-13 09:26
2,462,239.8937 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 180.91469210275°
Longitude of the ascending node node 303.48280474937°
Mean anomaly M 267.86809172711°
Mean motion n 0.06535215°/day

Visualization of Comet 290P/Jager Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Comet 290P/Jager with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Comet 290P/Jager 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 290P/Jager
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Comet 290P/Jager 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Comet 290P/Jager computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Comet 290P/Jager in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 20 19h 44m 45s -26° 52’ 05” 23.15 Sagittarius
2019 May 21 19h 44m 34s -26° 52’ 36” 23.15 Sagittarius
2019 May 22 19h 44m 21s -26° 53’ 09” 23.15 Sagittarius
2019 May 23 19h 44m 09s -26° 53’ 44” 23.15 Sagittarius
2019 May 24 19h 43m 57s -26° 54’ 18” 23.15 Sagittarius
2019 May 25 19h 43m 44s -26° 54’ 51” 23.14 Sagittarius
2019 May 26 19h 43m 30s -26° 55’ 27” 23.14 Sagittarius
2019 May 27 19h 43m 15s -26° 56’ 03” 23.14 Sagittarius
2019 May 28 19h 43m 01s -26° 56’ 39” 23.14 Sagittarius
2019 May 29 19h 42m 47s -26° 57’ 15” 23.14 Sagittarius
2019 May 30 19h 42m 32s -26° 57’ 51” 23.13 Sagittarius
2019 May 31 19h 42m 15s -26° 58’ 28” 23.13 Sagittarius
2019 Jun 01 19h 41m 59s -26° 59’ 05” 23.13 Sagittarius
2019 Jun 02 19h 41m 43s -26° 59’ 44” 23.13 Sagittarius