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59P/Kearns-Kwee
Discovered by
E. Kearns and Kiem King Kwee at the Palomar Observatory, California, USA
Discovery date
17 August 1963
Semi-major axis
4.4917 AU
Eccentricity
0.4761
Orbital period
9.52 yr
Inclination
9.3457°
Epoch
9 December 2014
Aphelion
6.6186 AU
Perihelion
2.3533 AU
Last Perihelion(s)
2009
Next Perihelion
16 September 2018
Last modified
12/12/2016 - 10:38