130P/McNaught-Hughes

Infobox Comet
name=130P/McNaught-Hughes


discoverer=Robert H. McNaught Shaun M. Hughes
discovery_date=September 30, 1991
designations=1991 IX; 1997 H1
epoch=March 6, 2006
semimajor=3.542 AU
perihelion=2.104 AU
aphelion=4.981 AU
eccentricity=0.4061
period=6.667 a
inclination= 7.3077°
last_p=October 23, 2004
next_p=2011

130P/McNaught-Hughes is a periodic comet in our solar system.

External links

* [http://cometography.com/pcomets/130p.html 130P at Kronk's Cometography]


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