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Discovered by CINEOS
Discovery date August 10, 2004
P/2004 PY42
Orbital characteristics A
Epoch March 6, 2006
Aphelion 20.6 AU
Perihelion 11.78 AU
Semi-major axis 16.19 AU
Eccentricity 0.2723
Orbital period 65.16 a
Inclination 19.1054°
Last perihelion April 15, 2001
Next perihelion 2066-Mar-19[1]
2066 Mar. 23[3]

167P/CINEOS is a periodic comet in the solar system. It is a Chiron-type comet with (TJupiter > 3; a > aJupiter).[4] It will pass 1.64 AU from Uranus in June 2039.[4]


  1. ^   (Observer Location:@sun)
  2. ^ "167P/CINEOS Orbit".  
  3. ^  
  4. ^ a b "JPL Close-Approach Data: 167P/CINEOS" (2011-10-19 last obs (arc=9.35 years)). Retrieved 2012-07-12. 

External links

  • Orbital simulation from JPL (Java) / Horizons Ephemeris
  • 167P on Seiichi Yoshida's comet list
Periodic comets (by number)
167P/CINEOS Next

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