* Astronomy

Members Login
Post Info TOPIC: Comet C/2008 J6 (Hill)


Posts: 131433
Comet C/2008 J6 (Hill)

Comet C/2008 J6 (Hill) was discovered on May 14, 2008 by R.E. Hill (Catalina Sky Survey).
The comet was confirmed by J.C. Pelle et N. Teamo (Tiki Observatory), by Y. Ikari (Moriyama), E. Guido and G. Sostero (RAS Observatory, Mayhill), and by J.E. McGaha (Sabino Canyon Observatory, Tucson).
The preliminary orbital elements of the comet C/2008 J6 (Hill) indicate a perihelion passage on April 22, 2008  at a distance from 2 AU from the Sun.

MPEC 2008-J78

Page 1 of 1  sorted by
Quick Reply

Please log in to post quick replies.

Create your own FREE Forum
Report Abuse
Powered by ActiveBoard