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The comet 169P/NEAT will make a close pass (75.6 Lunar Distances, 0.1944 AU), travelling at 18.92 km/s, to the Earth-Moon system on the 12th January, 2010.

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The Lunar Distance (LD), the distance between Earth and the Moon, equals 384,401 km, (or 0.00256 AU).


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169/NEAT, also known as NEAT 22, is a periodic comet in our solar system.

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Orbital Elements
169P/NEAT
Epoch 2009 June 18.0 TT = JDT 2455000.5
T 2009 Nov. 30.3058 TT MPC
q 0.607674 (2000.0) P Q
n 0.2343311 Peri. 217.9626 +0.8267053 -0.5624849
a 2.605650 Node 176.1949 +0.5521681 +0.8066718
e 0.766786 Incl. 11.2996 +0.1080218 +0.1813597
P 4.21


Ephemeris
Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase   m1    m2

2009 08 27 15 58.55 -06 56.9 1.358 1.625 85.4 38.3 19.3
2009 09 01 16 01.10 -07 41.8 1.360 1.568 81.4 39.5 19.2
2009 09 06 16 04.53 -08 28.8 1.360 1.509 77.6 40.7 19.2
2009 09 11 16 08.82 -09 17.7 1.356 1.450 74.1 41.9 19.1
2009 09 16 16 13.97 -10 08.4 1.348 1.390 70.7 43.1 19.0
2009 09 21 16 19.97 -11 00.7 1.337 1.328 67.4 44.3 18.9
2009 09 26 16 26.82 -11 54.6 1.320 1.266 64.4 45.6 18.9
2009 10 01 16 34.51 -12 50.0 1.299 1.204 61.5 47.0 18.7
2009 10 06 16 43.04 -13 46.9 1.273 1.140 58.8 48.6 18.6
2009 10 11 16 52.43 -14 45.4 1.242 1.077 56.2 50.4 18.5
2009 10 16 17 02.70 -15 45.9 1.204 1.013 53.8 52.6 18.4
2009 10 21 17 13.85 -16 48.4 1.161 0.950 51.6 55.2 18.2
2009 10 26 17 25.87 -17 53.7 1.112 0.888 49.5 58.3 18.1
2009 10 31 17 38.71 -19 02.4 1.056 0.828 47.5 62.2 17.9
2009 11 05 17 52.29 -20 16.1 0.994 0.771 45.7 67.0 17.8
2009 11 10 18 06.42 -21 36.7 0.925 0.719 43.9 72.8 17.7
2009 11 15 18 20.80 -23 07.4 0.851 0.674 42.2 80.0 17.6
2009 11 20 18 34.92 -24 52.8 0.771 0.639 40.3 88.4 17.6
2009 11 25 18 48.02 -26 59.3 0.689 0.616 38.2 98.1 17.7
2009 11 30 18 59.12 -29 35.3 0.606 0.608 35.7 108.7 17.9
2009 12 05 19 07.10 -32 50.6 0.526 0.614 32.9 119.4 18.3
2009 12 10 19 10.71 -36 55.6 0.451 0.636 30.0 129.3 18.9
2009 12 15 19 08.50 -42 00.7 0.384 0.669 27.8 136.6 19.5
2009 12 20 18 58.03 -48 15.5 0.326 0.713 28.1 139.5 19.6
2009 12 25 18 34.00 -55 43.7 0.277 0.764 32.5 136.2 19.0
2009 12 30 17 42.14 -64 02.3 0.239 0.821 41.8 127.0 17.9
2010 01 04 15 45.54 -70 49.6 0.212 0.880 55.4 113.1 16.7
2010 01 09 12 45.55 -69 26.0 0.197 0.942 72.3 96.2 15.8
2010 01 14 10 50.98 -58 57.6 0.195 1.005 90.7 78.0 15.2
2010 01 19 09 57.25 -45 54.4 0.207 1.069 108.8 60.6 14.9
2010 01 24 09 28.46 -33 47.9 0.232 1.132 124.7 45.6 14.8
2010 01 29 09 10.88 -23 45.0 0.267 1.196 137.7 33.6 14.9
2010 02 03 08 59.30 -15 47.1 0.310 1.259 147.5 24.9 15.1


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