Beroemde kometen

 

 OntdekkingsjaarDichtste nadering tot de Zon(AU)Omlooptijd (jaren)volgende of meest recente passage langs de Zoninclinatie (graden)
Arend-Roland19560.316??119.95
Bennett19700.538??90.04
Biela17720.8616.62?12.55
Borrelly19041.3586.68200130.3
Brorsen-Metcalf18470.47970.6206019.33
Chiron1977?512047?
Churyumov-Gerasimenko19691.296.5720097.12
d’Arrest18511.2916.38200119.43
Donati18580.578??116.96
Encke17860.3413.31200311.93
Giacobini-Zinner19001.0286.59199931.88
Grigg-Skjellerup1808 1902 (rediscovered).9895.09?21.1
Hale-Bopp19950.914340001997?
Halley?0.58776.092062162.24
Hyakutake19960.23~30,000~31,500?
Ikeya-Seki19650.0088802845141.86
IRAS-Araki- Alcock19830.991??73.25
Kohoutek19730.142??14.31
Lexell17700.6745.60?1.56
Linear19990.762??149
Morehouse19080.945??140.18
Mrkos19570.355??93.94
Schwassmann- Wachmann 119085.4481520049.75
Schwassmann- Wachmann 31930.9375.36200611.4
Shoemaker-Levy 91993te pletter geslagen op Jupiter in 1994
Swift-Tuttle18620.963120?113.56
Tempel 118671.55.51200510.5
Tempel 218731.3815.29199912.44
West19760.197??43.07
Wild 219781.5836.3920033.2
Wirtanen19481.0635.46201311.7

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