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81P/Wild 2
Discovered by
Paul Wild
Discovery date
1978
Alternative designations
1978 XI; 1984 XIV; 1990 XXVIII
Semi-major axis
3.45 AU
Eccentricity
0.5384
Orbital period
6.408 a
Inclination
3.2394°
Epoch
6 March 2006
Aphelion
5.308 AU
Perihelion
1.592 AU
Last Perihelion(s)
22 February 2010 - 20 July 2016
Next Perihelion
2020
Last modified
14/12/2016 - 08:41