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Comet 80P/Peters-Hartley

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Comet 80P/Peters-Hartley Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Comet 80P/Peters-Hartley at epoch 07 September 2014 00:00 UTC (JD: 2456908.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.59899024
Orbit inclination i 29.92275599°
Perihelion distance q 1.61272474 AU
241,260,188 km
Aphelion distance Q 6.43059444 AU
962,003,237 km
Semi-major axis a 4.02165959 AU
601,631,712 km
Orbital period period 8.0700 years
2,945.8212 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2014-Nov-10 00:56:25
2,456,971.5392 JD
Next perihelion transit 2022-Dec-03 20:38
2,459,917.3604 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 339.13110514645°
Longitude of the ascending node node 259.88929985249°
Mean anomaly M 352.2961693179°
Mean motion n 0.12220701°/day

Visualization of Comet 80P/Peters-Hartley Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Comet 80P/Peters-Hartley with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Comet 80P/Peters-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 80P/Peters-Hartley
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Comet 80P/Peters-Hartley 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Comet 80P/Peters-Hartley computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Comet 80P/Peters-Hartley in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 20 04h 13m 28s +27° 16’ 08” 35.35 Taurus
2019 May 21 04h 14m 12s +27° 16’ 45” 35.35 Taurus
2019 May 22 04h 14m 56s +27° 17’ 22” 35.34 Taurus
2019 May 23 04h 15m 38s +27° 18’ 01” 35.34 Taurus
2019 May 24 04h 16m 23s +27° 18’ 38” 35.34 Taurus
2019 May 25 04h 17m 07s +27° 19’ 17” 35.34 Taurus
2019 May 26 04h 17m 49s +27° 19’ 55” 35.34 Taurus
2019 May 27 04h 18m 33s +27° 20’ 34” 35.34 Taurus
2019 May 28 04h 19m 18s +27° 21’ 11” 35.34 Taurus
2019 May 29 04h 20m 02s +27° 21’ 50” 35.34 Taurus
2019 May 30 04h 20m 44s +27° 22’ 27” 35.33 Taurus
2019 May 31 04h 21m 29s +27° 23’ 06” 35.33 Taurus
2019 Jun 01 04h 22m 13s +27° 23’ 44” 35.33 Taurus
2019 Jun 02 04h 22m 57s +27° 24’ 23” 35.33 Taurus