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63P/Wild 1 - Comet Wild 1
Discovered by
Paul Wild at the Zimmerwald Observatory, Switzerland
Discovery date
26 March 1960
Semi-major axis
5.5906 AU
Eccentricity
0.6509
Orbital period
13.21 yr
Inclination
19.7799°
Aphelion
9.2249 AU
Perihelion
1.9508 AU
Last Perihelion(s)
2013
Next Perihelion
6 July 2026
Last modified
30/12/2016 - 00:00