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Potentially Bright Comets

163 records found.
17%
NameCategoryMagnitudePeriod [y]Perihelion [AU]SMA [AU]EccIncl [°]More
102P/Shoemaker Periodic (short) 6.5 7.42597 2.06105 3.80624 0.45851 25.91730  
109P/Swift-Tuttle Periodic (short) 4.5 133.22260 0.94642 26.08434 0.96372 113.38800  
10P/Tempel Periodic (short) 5 5.35972 1.41593 3.06259 0.53767 12.03360  
110P/Hartley Periodic (short) 1 6.84490 2.46546 3.60501 0.31610 11.69590  
111P/Helin-Roman-Crockett Periodic (short) 5 8.42421 3.70435 4.14013 0.10526 4.22780  
116P/Wild Periodic (short) 2.5 6.50676 2.18873 3.48528 0.37201 3.60740  
117P/Helin-Roman-Alu Periodic (short) 2.5 8.27730 3.04908 4.09186 0.25484 8.70170  
119P/Parker-Hartley Periodic (short) 3.5 8.62173 2.86414 4.20459 0.31881 5.52820  
121P/Shoemaker-Holt Periodic (short) 6.5 9.84044 3.75068 4.59202 0.18322 20.16100  
122P/de Vico Periodic (short) 7.5 74.18770 0.66209 17.65560 0.96250 84.68170  
123P/West-Hartley Periodic (short) 4 7.58179 2.12687 3.85931 0.44890 15.35990  
126P/IRAS Periodic (short) 6 13.40350 1.72001 5.64252 0.69517 45.78050  
12P/Pons-Brooks Periodic (short) 5 69.97741 0.77636 16.98112 0.95428 74.09070  
135P/Shoemaker-Levy Periodic (short) 7 7.42228 2.67952 3.80498 0.29579 6.06350  
13P/Olbers Periodic (short) 5 67.87709 1.16081 16.63962 0.93024 44.62880  
14P/Wolf Periodic (short) 5.5 8.79154 2.74303 4.25962 0.35604 27.90290  
153P/Ikeya-Zhang Periodic 7 367.17664 0.51563 51.27566 0.98994 27.81420  
154P/Brewington Periodic (short) 2.5 10.53179 1.56162 4.80466 0.67498 17.63350  
166P/NEAT Periodic (short) 5.5 51.67012 8.60509 13.87248 0.37970 15.35780  
16P/Brooks Periodic (short) 7.5 6.87250 1.79540 3.61469 0.50330 3.01930  
173P/Mueller Periodic (short) 7.5 13.58678 4.20745 5.69384 0.26105 16.49650  
179P/Jedicke Periodic (short) 2.5 14.50864 4.13507 5.94857 0.30486 19.88510  
186P/Garradd Periodic (short) 7.5 11.18513 4.38946 5.00137 0.12235 28.42500  
19P/Borrelly Periodic (short) 4.5 6.81497 1.34094 3.59449 0.62695 30.52840  
1P/Halley Periodic (short) 4 75.47056 0.58848 17.85855 0.96705 162.33440  
22P/Kopff Periodic (short) 3 6.39463 1.55640 3.44512 0.54823 4.73820  
23P/Brorsen-Metcalf Periodic (short) 7.8 69.87002 0.49178 16.96375 0.97101 19.30450  
24P/Schaumasse Periodic (short) 6.5 8.25388 1.20634 4.08413 0.70463 11.73460  
29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann Periodic (short) 4 14.77454 5.76665 6.02103 0.04225 9.37180  
31P/Schwassmann-Wachmann Periodic (short) 5 8.75160 3.42508 4.24671 0.19348 4.54620  
32P/Comas Sola Periodic (short) 6.5 9.55534 2.00114 4.50290 0.55559 9.96580  
38P/Stephan-Oterma Periodic (short) 3.5 37.91200 1.58836 11.28528 0.85925 18.35290  
39P/Oterma Periodic (short) 5 20.20961 5.76720 7.41936 0.22268 1.55640  
40P/Vaisala Periodic (short) 5.5 11.00068 1.82347 4.94623 0.63134 11.48360  
47P/Ashbrook-Jackson Periodic (short) 1 8.38453 2.81810 4.12712 0.31717 13.02930  
53P/Van Biesbroeck Periodic (short) 7.7 12.61279 2.42692 5.41837 0.55209 6.60720  
59P/Kearns-Kwee Periodic (short) 7 9.53069 2.35861 4.49515 0.47530 9.33930  
61P/Shajn-Schaldach Periodic (short) 6 7.06555 2.11803 3.68207 0.42477 6.00340  
65P/Gunn Periodic (short) 5 7.64245 2.91007 3.87986 0.24996 9.18520  
6P/d'Arrest Periodic (short) 7.5 6.54966 1.35945 3.50058 0.61165 19.49100  
74P/Smirnova-Chernykh Periodic (short) 5 8.47645 3.53646 4.15723 0.14932 6.65390  
77P/Longmore Periodic (short) 7 6.87947 2.33888 3.61713 0.35339 24.34550  
78P/Gehrels Periodic (short) 5.5 7.22916 2.01388 3.73869 0.46134 6.24890  
81P/Wild Periodic (short) 7 6.40325 1.59273 3.44822 0.53810 3.23870  
82P/Gehrels Periodic (short) 5 8.43159 3.63421 4.14255 0.12271 1.12820  
87P/Bus Periodic (short) 7.2 6.38162 2.10038 3.44045 0.38950 2.60220  
91P/Russell Periodic (short) 7.5 7.68623 2.60769 3.89466 0.33045 14.09040  
95P/Chiron Periodic (short) 6.3 50.44547 8.43795 13.65241 0.38194 6.95000  
97P/Metcalf-Brewington Periodic (short) 5.5 10.51408 2.60388 4.79927 0.45744 17.85510  
99P/Kowal Periodic (short) 4.5 15.15224 4.70822 6.12321 0.23109 4.33870  
9P/Tempel Periodic (short) 5.5 5.58199 1.54279 3.14669 0.50971 10.47470  
C/1995 O1 (Hale-Bopp) Non-periodic -2 - 0.93629 - 0.99490 89.15120  
C/2005 L3 (McNaught) Non-periodic 4 - 5.60584 - 0.99793 139.51200  
C/2006 K4 (NEAT) Non-periodic 6 - 3.19813 - 0.99694 111.42520  
C/2006 OF2 (Broughton) Non-periodic 5.5 - 2.45700 - 1.00179 30.12630  
C/2006 Q1 (McNaught) Non-periodic 5 - 2.77016 - 0.99887 59.14930  
C/2006 S3 (LONEOS) Non-periodic 2 - 5.14292 - 0.99973 166.02150  
C/2006 W3 (Christensen) Non-periodic 5 - 3.10638 - 0.99919 127.07640  
C/2007 B2 (Skiff) Non-periodic 6 - 2.96782 - 0.99549 27.59180  
C/2007 D1 (LINEAR) Non-periodic 3.5 - 8.82847 - 0.99655 41.49140  
C/2007 G1 (LINEAR) Non-periodic 5.5 - 2.64593 - 0.99949 88.60720  
C/2007 M1 (McNaught) Non-periodic 6 - 7.47467 - 0.99333 139.71920  
C/2007 N3 (Lulin) Non-periodic 6.5 - 1.23056 - 0.99920 178.37690  
C/2007 Q3 (Siding Spring) Non-periodic 4.5 - 2.26771 - 1.00062 65.62640  
C/2007 S2 (Lemmon) Non-periodic (short) 6.5 44.53633 5.57787 - 0.55605 16.85430  
C/2007 VO53 (Spacewatch) Non-periodic 7 - 4.85583 - 1.00056 86.86050  
C/2008 A1 (McNaught) Non-periodic 6.5 - 1.06411 - 0.99965 82.83770  
C/2008 E1 (Catalina) Non-periodic (short) 7 35.56615 4.87512 - 0.54922 34.82110  
C/2008 E3 (Garradd) Non-periodic 6 - 5.53002 - 0.99532 105.19970  
C/2008 FK75 (Lemmon-Siding Spring) Non-periodic 5 - 4.49983 - 1.00066 61.30550  
C/2008 P1 (Garradd) Non-periodic 7 - 3.88766 - 0.99866 64.28070  
C/2008 S3 (Boattini) Non-periodic 4 - 8.00264 - 1.00194 162.69230  
C/2008 T2 (Cardinal) Non-periodic 6 - 1.20378 - 1.00021 56.18470  
C/2009 F2 (McNaught) Non-periodic 6 - 5.89081 - 0.98375 59.33520  
C/2009 F4 (McNaught) Non-periodic 3 - 5.45072 - 0.99979 79.45840  
C/2009 F6 (Yi-SWAN) Non-periodic 6 - 1.28789 - 0.99741 85.66520  
C/2009 K5 (McNaught) Non-periodic 7.5 - 1.42688 - 0.99931 104.24140  
C/2009 P1 (Garradd) Non-periodic 4 - 1.56154 - 0.99981 106.25560  
C/2009 P2 (Boattini) Non-periodic 6 - 6.52861 - 1.00005 163.41260  
C/2009 S3 (Lemmon) Non-periodic 6.5 - 6.46317 - 0.99894 60.45690  
C/2009 T1 (McNaught) Non-periodic 6.5 - 6.22311 - 0.99436 90.04610  
C/2009 U5 (Grauer) Non-periodic 7 - 6.12917 - 1.00417 25.44200  
C/2009 W2 (Boattini) Non-periodic 7 - 6.90853 - 0.99928 164.50590  
C/2010 B1 (Cardinal) Non-periodic 7.5 - 2.94429 - 0.99993 101.79480  
C/2010 D4 (WISE) Non-periodic 6.5 492.59645 7.15343 - 0.88531 105.77960  
C/2010 L3 (Catalina) Non-periodic 4.5 - 9.90094 - 1.00021 102.49530  
C/2010 R1 (LINEAR) Non-periodic 6 - 5.64134 - 0.99942 156.93730  
C/2010 S1 (LINEAR) Non-periodic 3.5 - 5.89471 - 1.00084 125.30200  
C/2010 U3 (Boattini) Non-periodic 1 - 8.44551 - 0.99997 55.51270  
C/2011 F1 (LINEAR) Non-periodic 5 - 1.81380 - 0.99934 56.74530  
C/2011 J2 (LINEAR) Non-periodic 5.5 - 3.43913 - 1.00168 122.76810  
C/2011 KP36 (Spacewatch) Non-periodic 4.5 238.43806 4.88201 - 0.87303 18.98400  
C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 5.5 - 0.30135 - 0.99994 83.87310  
C/2011 O1 (LINEAR) Non-periodic 7 - 3.88831 - 0.99462 76.61580  
C/2011 R1 (McNaught) Non-periodic 6.5 - 2.08852 - 0.99980 116.15990  
C/2012 A1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 6 - 7.60252 - 1.00226 120.93360  
C/2012 C1 (McNaught) Non-periodic 7.5 - 4.83455 - 0.99797 96.20390  
C/2012 E1 (Hill) Non-periodic 6.5 - 7.51197 - 0.99319 122.60100  
C/2012 F3 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 6.5 - 3.45745 - 1.00335 11.35070  
C/2012 K1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 5.6 - 1.05224 - 1.00050 142.35900  
C/2012 K8 (Lemmon) Non-periodic 6 - 6.46736 - 0.99915 106.13730  
C/2012 LP26 (Palomar) Non-periodic 6.5 - 6.53565 - 1.00129 25.36890  
C/2012 Q1 (Kowalski) Non-periodic (short) 4 132.73748 9.46536 - 0.63624 45.22110  
C/2012 U1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7.5 - 5.27356 - 0.99692 56.35090  
C/2012 X1 (LINEAR) Non-periodic 4.8 - 1.59721 - 0.99017 44.35540  
C/2013 C2 (Tenagra) Non-periodic (short) 4 64.34596 9.13808 - 0.43091 21.33840  
C/2013 E1 (McNaught) Non-periodic 5.5 - 7.79989 - 1.00039 158.73380  
C/2013 F2 (Catalina) Non-periodic 7 - 6.23292 - 0.99327 61.79490  
C/2013 G7 (McNaught) Non-periodic 7.5 - 4.68368 - 0.99802 105.11590  
C/2013 G9 (Tenagra) Non-periodic 7 - 5.34372 - 1.00040 146.25340  
C/2013 H2 (Boattini) Non-periodic 6.5 - 7.50723 - 0.99888 128.39210  
C/2013 P3 (Palomar) Non-periodic 5.5 - 8.64128 - 1.00025 93.90870  
C/2013 P4 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic (short) 7.5 56.22722 5.96033 - 0.59389 4.27060  
C/2013 R1 (Lovejoy) Non-periodic 7 - 0.81447 - 0.99837 63.87830  
C/2013 TW5 (Spacewatch) Non-periodic 7.5 - 5.83840 - 0.97927 31.40510  
C/2013 U2 (Holvorcem) Non-periodic 7.5 - 5.14434 - 0.99099 43.22390  
C/2013 US10 (Catalina) Non-periodic 4.4 - 0.82440 - 1.00041 148.87060  
C/2013 V2 (Borisov) Non-periodic 7 - 3.51233 - 1.00206 37.83990  
C/2013 V4 (Catalina) Non-periodic 6 - 5.18596 - 1.00086 67.85880  
C/2014 A4 (SONEAR) Non-periodic 6 - 4.17738 - 1.00018 121.36790  
C/2014 B1 (Schwartz) Non-periodic 4 - 9.55666 - 1.00327 28.37520  
C/2014 E2 (Jacques) Non-periodic 7.1 - 0.66141 - 0.99903 156.32360  
C/2014 F3 (Sheppard-Trujillo) Non-periodic (short) 6 65.69563 5.72936 - 0.64810 6.48160  
C/2014 M2 (Christensen) Non-periodic 6 - 6.90928 - 0.99540 32.40280  
C/2014 N3 (NEOWISE) Non-periodic 7 - 3.87802 - 0.99801 61.64330  
C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) Non-periodic 2.7 - 1.29203 - 0.99746 80.24510  
C/2014 Q3 (Borisov) Non-periodic (short) -0.5 149.14724 1.64835 - 0.94139 89.88080  
C/2014 R1 (Borisov) Non-periodic 6.5 - 1.34911 - 0.99261 9.91960  
C/2014 R3 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 6.5 - 7.27645 - 0.99904 90.84750  
C/2014 S1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7 - 8.13212 - 1.00357 123.79130  
C/2014 W2 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7.5 - 2.67094 - 0.99754 82.02180  
C/2015 D3 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 5.5 - 8.15063 - 1.00266 128.51670  
C/2015 H2 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7.5 - 4.96760 - 1.00424 33.70080  
C/2015 O1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 6.5 - 3.72955 - 1.00008 127.21090  
C/2015 T5 (Sheppard-Tholen) Non-periodic (short) 7.5 147.63404 9.33624 - 0.66576 11.04610  
C/2015 V1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 6.5 - 4.26679 - 1.00050 139.22880  
C/2015 V2 (Johnson) Non-periodic 5 - 1.63704 - 1.00160 49.87710  
C/2015 X5 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7.5 - 6.80175 - 1.00337 124.29190  
C/2015 XY1 (Lemmon) Non-periodic 5.5 - 7.92799 - 1.00394 148.84550  
C/2016 A1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 6 - 5.32781 - 1.00209 121.18790  
C/2016 C1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 5.5 - 8.46431 - 1.00475 56.17840  
C/2016 E1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 6.5 - 8.17720 - 1.00306 131.89200  
C/2016 M1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 5 - 2.21049 - 0.99907 90.99400  
C/2016 N6 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7 - 2.66914 - 0.99865 105.83030  
C/2016 Q2 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 6 - 7.08682 - 0.99899 109.41610  
C/2016 Q4 (Kowalski) Non-periodic (short) 7 68.93475 7.08603 - 0.57851 7.25660  
C/2016 R2 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7 - 2.60233 - 0.99642 58.22250  
C/2016 X1 (Lemmon) Non-periodic 6 - 7.56339 - 0.99717 26.45230  
C/2017 AB5 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 5.5 - 9.21688 - 0.99986 32.43130  
C/2017 B3 (LINEAR) Non-periodic 6 - 3.92203 - 1.00227 54.18450  
C/2017 E3 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 6.5 - 5.92036 - 1.01220 70.73550  
C/2017 F2 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7.5 - 6.92758 - 1.00535 42.50760  
C/2017 K1 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7 - 7.27916 - 0.99975 153.99540  
C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 1.5 - 1.80901 - 1.00034 87.54920  
C/2017 K5 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7 - 7.68109 - 1.00394 82.26410  
C/2017 M4 (ATLAS) Non-periodic 6 - 3.25183 - 1.00107 105.65750  
C/2017 M5 (TOTAS) Non-periodic 6.5 - 5.99050 - 1.00314 15.88550  
C/2017 S7 (Lemmon) Non-periodic 7 - 7.61440 - 1.00264 124.22680  
C/2017 T2 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 5 - 1.61352 - 0.99993 57.23500  
C/2017 U4 (PANSTARRS) Non-periodic 7 - 7.72385 - 1.00182 158.22190  
P/2004 A1 (LONEOS) Periodic (short) 6.5 22.35756 5.46523 7.93617 0.31135 10.55940  
P/2005 S2 (Skiff) Periodic (short) 7.5 22.70166 6.44822 8.01739 0.19572 3.13590  
P/2010 H2 (Vales) Periodic (short) 6 7.55111 3.09622 3.84888 0.19555 14.26950  
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