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Comet C/1743 C1
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Comet C/1743 C1 approached less than 0.0390 AU from the Earth on the 8th February 1743
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This comet was discovered because of its very close approach to Earth. Although the small inclination of its orbit has caused several astronomers tp speculate that the comet might be a short-period one, the 19-day observational arc did not allow a reliable computation of anything but a parabolic orbit.
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