157P/Tritton

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157P/Tritton
Discovery
Discovered by Keith P. Tritton
Discovery date February 11, 1978
Alternative
designations
1977 XIII
Orbital characteristics A
Epoch March 6, 2006
Aphelion 5.503 AU
Perihelion 1.415 AU
Semi-major axis 3.459 AU
Eccentricity 0.5909
Orbital period 6.433 a
Inclination 7.1263°
Last perihelion February 20, 2010
Next perihelion June 10, 2016[1]
2016-Jun-13[2]

157P/Tritton is a periodic comet in the solar system.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Syuichi Nakano (2012-03-24). "157P/Tritton (NK 1900)". OAA Computing and Minor Planet Sections. Retrieved 2012-02-25. 
  2. ^ Horizons output. "Observer Table for Comet 157P/Tritton". Retrieved 2012-02-25.  (Observer Location:@sun)

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