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Numbered short-period comets @
2P/Encke 2000 Aug 14.82 UT, 60cm F6
4P/Faye 98 Aug 25.59 UT, 60cm F6
99 Dec 07.81 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Feb 04.68 UT, 60cm F6
9P/Tempel 1 2000 Aug 04.75 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 26.66
2000 Nov. 22.52 UT
10P/Tempel 2 99 May 13.72 UT, 60cm F6
99 Jul 08.59 UT, 60cm F6
99 Nov 03.45 UT, 60cm F6
14P/Wolf 2000 Aug 04.65 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 26.58
17P/Holmes 2000 Nov. 22.62 UT
2001 Jan. 21.49 UT
21P/Giacobini-Zinner 98 May 21.73 UT, 60cm F6
98 Sep 09.45 UT, 60cm F6
98 Oct 21.41 UT, 60cm F6
99 Apr 07.44 UT, 60cm F6
24P/Schaumasse 2000 Nov. 22.57 UT
2001 Jan. 21.46 UT
2001 Feb. 20.43 UT
2001 Apr. 19.45 UT
29P/Schwassmann-wachmann 1 97 Apr 12.60 UT+97 Apr 28.59 UT
+97 May 04.57 UT+97 May 09.55 UT, 60cm F6

98 Jan 29 + Feb 02, 60cm F6
99 Apr 14.73, 60cm F6
99 Jun 05.58 + Jun 09.55, 60cm F6
32o/Comas Sola 97 Jan 18.87 UT, 60cm F6
97 May 04.64 UT, 60cm F6
33P/Daniel 2001 Mar. 21.69 UT
37o/Forbes 99 Oct 04.60 UT, 60cm F6
41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak 2000 Nov. 28.86 UT
43o/Wolf-Harrington 97 Aug 28.81 UT, 60cm F6
97 Dec 04.82 UT, 60cm F6
44P/Reinmuth 2 2000 May 29.64 UT, 60cm F6
46P/Wirtanen 97 Jan 12.40 UT, 60cm F6
97 Feb 09.42 UT, 60cm F6
97 May 04.46 UT, 60cm F6
47P/Ashbrook-Jackson 2000 Jul 26.63 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 27.46
2000 Nov. 22.42 UT
48o/Johnson 97 May 31.71 UT, 60cm F6
97 Jul 24.59 UT, 60cm F6
97 Oct 26.43 UT, 60cm F6
98 Dec 21.60 UT, 60cm F6
49o/Arend-Riganx 98 Dec 24.85 UT, 60cm F6
50o/Arend 99 Oct 20.77 UT, 60cm F6
99 Dec 07.74 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Feb 04.55UT, 60cm F6
52o/Harrington-Abell 98 Aug 04.79 UT, 60cm F6
98 Dec 16.68 UT, 60cm F6
99 Apr 07.56 UT, 60cm F6
55o/Tempel-Tuttle 97 Dec 24.77 UT, 60cm F6
98 Jan 27.49 UT, 60cm F6
98 Mar 02.42 UT, 60cm F6
59o/Krarns-Kwee 99 Oct 20.80 UT, 60cm F6
99 Dec 07.75 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Feb 04.56UT, 60cm F6
61P/Shajn-Schaldach 2000 Jul 26.62 UT, 60cm F6
62P/Tsuchinshan 1 98 Jan 29.48 UT, 60cm F6
98 Apr 19.47 UT, 60cm F6
63P/Wild 1 99 Dec 07.86 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 13.76 UT, 60cm F6
64P/Swift-Gehrels 2001 Feb. 26.70 UT
65P/Gunn 97 Oct 22.53 UT, 60cm F6
98 Oct 24.69 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Dec. 6.77 UT
2001 Feb. 20.56 UT
68P/Klemola 98 Jul 03.78 UT, 60cm F6
98 Sep 02.77 UT, 60cm F6
69P/Taylor 97 Dec 04.77 UT, 60cm F6
98 Feb 02.59 UT, 60cm F6
98 Apr 19.65 UT, 60cm F6
70P/Kojima 2000 Nov. 28.84 UT
2001 Mar. 21.70 UT
71P/Clark 2000 May 29.50 UT, 60cm F6
74P/Smirnova-Chernykh 97 Sep 29.63 UT, 60cm F6
98 Sep 02.80 UT, 60cm F6
99 Oct 20.81 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 04.61 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Nov. 28.85 UT
2001 Feb. 26.74 UT
78P/Gehrels 2 97 Aug 28.80 UT, 60cm F6
97 Nov 09.76 UT, 60cm F6
98 Mar 02.53 UT, 60cm F6
84P/Giclas 99 Oct 20.74 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 04.55 UT, 60cm F6
88P/Howell 98 Mar 02.78 UT, 60cm F6
98 Apr 19.65 UT, 60cm F6
98 Sep 16.44 UT, 60cm F6
98 Dec 12.39 UT, 60cm F6
93P/Lovas 1 98 Aug 05.77 UT, 60cm F6
98 Nov 10.67 UT, 60cm F6
99 Apr 07.52 UT, 60cm F6
94P/Russell 4 97 Jan 18.88 UT, 60cm F6
97 Mar 11.71 UT, 60cm F6
97 May 26.55 UT, 60cm F6
95P/Chiron 97 Mar 31.64 UT, 60cm F6
97P/Metcalf-Brewington 2000 Sept. 26.64
2000 Nov. 22.54 UT
100P/Hartley 1 97 Mar 05.71 UT, 60cm F6
97 Apr 28.61 UT, 60cm F6
103P/Hartley 2 97 Aug 24.53 UT, 60cm F6
97 Oct 26.42 UT, 60cm F6
97 Nov 19.42 UT, 60cm F6
98 Apr 19.48 UT, 60cm F6
104P/Kowal 2 97 Jul 05.75 UT, 60cm F6
97 Aug 28.66 UT, 60cm F6
97 Nov 20.41 UT, 60cm F6
105P/Singer Brewster 99 Jun 08.70 UT, 60cm F6
106P/Schuster

99 Oct 17.57 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 04.48 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 01.45 UT, 60cm F6

110P/Hartley 3 2000 Nov. 29.58 UT
2001 Feb. 20.49 UT
2001 Apr. 19.46 UT
113P/Spitaler 2000 Sept. 27.64
2000 Nov. 22.56 UT
114P/Wiseman-Skiff 99 Oct 09.65 UT, 60cm F6
99 Dec 08.51 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Feb 27.48 UT, 60cm F6
116P/Wild 4 97 May 31.73 UT, 60cm F6
117P/Helin-Roman-Alen 1 97 Jul 05.72 UT, 60cm F6
98 Oct 24.58 UT, 60cm F6
99 Nov 04.68 UT, 60cm F6
118P/Shoemaker-Levy 4 97 Jan 11.56 UT, 60cm F6
97 May 04.47 UT, 60cm F6
119P/Parker-Hartley 97 Mar 31.48 UT, 60cm F6
121o/Shoemaker-Holt 2 97 Jan 13.75 UT, 60cm F6
97 Mar 01.69 UT, 60cm F6
97 Apr 29.56 UT, 60cm F6
128o/Shoemaker-Holt 1 97 Nov 23.62 UT, 60cm F6
129o/Shoemaker-Levy 3 97 Dec 04.74 UT, 60cm F6
98 Mar 02.54 UT, 60cm F6
130o/McNaught-Hughes 97 Apr 29.67 UT, 60cm F6
131o/Mueller 2 97 Nov 05.51 UT, 60cm F6
132o/Helin-Roman-Alu 2 97 Nov 23.57 UT, 60cm F6
134o/Kowal-Vavrova 98 May 19.52 UT, 60cm F6
99 Jun 08.72 UT, 60cm F6
135o/Shoemaker-Levy 8 99 Apr 07.61 UT, 60cm F6
137o/Shoemaker-Levy 2 99 Jul 08.68 UT, 60cm F6
139o/Vaisala-Oterma 98 Dec 17.53 UT, 60cm F6
140o/Bowell-Skiff 99 Jan 13.59 UT, 60cm F6
99 May 07.48 UT, 60cm F6
141o/Machholz 2-D

99 Nov 03.40 UT, 60cm F6iDj
99 Nov 30.40 UT, 60cm F6iA,D)
99 Dec 27.40 UT, 60cm F6 (A)
2000 Feb 11.47 UT, 60cn F6 (A)

143P/Kowal-Mrkos 2000 Apr 24.58 UT, 60cm F6
145P/Shoemaker-Levy 5 2000 Nov. 28.69 UT
146P/Shoemaker-LINEAR 2000 Dec. 5.81 UT
148P/Anderson-LINEAR 2000 Dec. 22.47 UT
149P/Mueller 4 2001 Mar. 21.75 UT
150P 2001 Feb. 19.59 UT
2001 Apr. 19.49 UT
Other comets @
C/1995O1 (Hale-Bopp) Click here
C/1996J1 (Evans-Drinkwater) 97 Jul 05.78 UT, 60cm F6
97 Sep 19.78 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997A1 (NEAT) 97 Jan 13.70 UT, 60cm F6
97 Mar 31.46 UT, 60cm F6
P/1997B1 (Kobayashi) 97 Feb 04.75 UT, 60cm F6
97 Apr 29.54 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997BA6 (Spacewatch) 97 Dec 04.81 UT, 60cm F6
98 Feb 02.63 UT, 60cm F6
98 Dec 16.83 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 20.49
P/1997C1 (Gehrels) 97 Feb 04.71 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997D1 (Mueller) 97 Feb 22.77 UT, 60cm F6
97 Mar 11.66 UT, 60cm F6
97 May 04.55 UT, 60cm F6
97 Nov 09.77 UT, 60cm F6
98 Sep 02.78 UT, 60cm F6
P/1997G1 (Montani) 97 May 26.48 UT, 60cm F6
98 Feb 02.74 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997G2 (Montani) 97 May 09.63 UT, 60cm F6
97 Jul 23.51 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997J1 (Mueller) 97 May 09.52 UT, 60cm F6
97 Dec 04.79 UT, 60cm F6
98 Mar 02.52 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997J2 (Meunier-Dupouy) 97 May 25.51 UT, 60cm F6
97 Jul 23.49 UT, 60cm F6
97 Nov 19.39 UT, 60cm F6
98 Aug 25.67 UT, 60cm F6
98 Dec 12.41 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997L1 (Zhu-Balam) 97 Jun 12.60 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997O1 (Tilbrook) 97 Jul 24.47 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997P2 (Spacewatch) 97 Aug 28.62 UT, 60cm F6
C/1997T1 (Utsunomiya) 97 Oct 06.49 UT, 60cm F6
97 Nov 19.41 UT, 60cm F6
98 May 21.61 UT, 60cm F6
P/1997V1 (Larsen) 97 Nov 05.48 UT, 60cm F6
P/1998G1 (LINEAR) 98 Apr 19.55 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998H1 (Stonehouse) 98 Apr 26.61 UT, 60cm F6
98 May 19.62 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998K1 (Mueller) 98 May 21.57 UT, 60cm F6
98 Dec 24.86 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998K2 (LINEAR) 99 Dec 03.61 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998K3 (LINEAR) 98 May 27.62 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998K5 (LINEAR) 98 May 31.72 UT, 60cm F6
98 Jun 17.68 UT, 60cm F6
98 Aug 25.80 UT, 60cm F6
98 Nov 10.56 UT, 60cm F6
99 Jan 13.54 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998M1 (LINEAR) 98 Jun 17.58 UT, 60cm F6
98 Sep 16.44 UT, 60cm F6
99 May 13.78 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998M2 (LINEAR) 98 Jul 02.62 UT, 60cm F6
98 Sep 16.47 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998M4 (LINEAR) 98 Jul 02.69 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998M5 (LINEAR) 98 Jul 02.75 UT, 60cm F6
98 Aug 15.67 UT, 60cm F6
98 Nov 08.44 UT, 60cm F6
99 Apr 14.52 UT, 60cm F6
99 Dec 07.84 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 02.59, 60cmF6
C/1998P1 (Williams) 99 Apr 14.50 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998Q1 (LINEAR) 98 Aug 31.64 UT, 60cm F6
P/1998QP54 (LONEOS-Tucker) 98 Sep 16.62 UT, 60cm F6
P/1998S1 (LINEAR-Mueller) 98 Oct 21.54 UT, 60cm F6
99 Jan 13.46 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998T1 (LINEAR) 98 Oct 24.57 UT, 60cm F6
99 Jan 13.42 UT, 60cm F6
99 Jul 15.48 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Feb 10.80 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998U1 (LINEAR) 98 Nov 10.58 UT, 60cm F6
P/1998U2 (Mueller) 98 Oct 24.63 UT, 60cm F6
P/1998U3 (Jager) 98 Nov 10.66 UT, 60cm F6
99 Apr 14.51 UT, 60cm F6
P/1998U4 (Spahr) 98 Nov 10.61 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998U5 (LINEAR) 98 Nov 10.65 UT, 60cm F6
98 Dec 12.43 UT, 60cm F6
P/1998W1 (Spahr) 98 Nov 20.64 UT, 60cm F6
P/1998W2 (Hergenrother) 99 Jan 13.45 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998W3 (LINEAR) 98 Dec 16.71 UT, 60cm F6
C/1998X1 (ODAS) 98 Dec 24.80 UT, 60cm F6
P/1998Y2 (Li) 99 Jan 13.51 UT, 60cm F6
P/1999D1 (Hermann) 99 Mar 16.65 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999E1 (Li) 99 Apr 07.46 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 04.75 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 30.58 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999F1 (Catalina) 99 May 13.50 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 13.70 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999F2 (Dalcanton) 99 Jun 09.56 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 13.78 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999G1 (LINEAR) 99 Apr 14.61 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999H1 (Lee) 99 May 07.45 UT, 60cm F6
99 Nov 04.45 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999H3 (LINEAR)

99 Apr 26.77 UT, 60cm F6
99 Aug 13.50 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 04.79 UT, 60cm F6
2000 May 29.48 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Dec. 5.85 UT
2001 Feb. 20.58 UT

C/1999J2 (Skiff) 99 May 14.70 UT, 60cm F6
99 Aug 13.51 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Apr 12.71 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 20.45
2001 Mar. 21.79 UT
C/1999J3 (LINEAR) 99 May 14.69 UT, 60cm F6
P/1999J5 (LINEAR) 99 Jul 08.58 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999K2 (Ferris) 99 Jul 08.71 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999K3 (LINEAR) 99 Jun 08.69 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999K5 (LINEAR) 99 Jun 08.73 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999K6 (LINEAR) 99 Jun 08.77 UT, 60cm F6
99 Dec 08.45 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999K8 (LINEAR) 99 Jun 08.78 UT, 60cm F6
99 Oct 17.51 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 26.70
2000 Dec. 1.55 UT
C/1999L2 (LINEAR) 99 Jul 08.57 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999L3 (LINEAR)

99 Dec 07.86 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 28.63 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 09.55 UT, 60cm F6

C/1999N4 (LINEAR) 2000 Mar 13.80 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jul 21.54 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 20.44
2001 Mar. 21.80 UT
P/1999RO28 (LONEOS) 99 Nov 04.59 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999S3 (LINEAR) 99 Oct 17.53 UT, 60cm F6
99 Nov 18.46 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999S4 (LINEAR) 99 Oct 09.67 UT, 60cm F6
99 Dec 03.58 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 28.42 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 09.43 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jun 07.78 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jul 21.48 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999T1 (LINEAR) 99 Nov 04.58 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999T2 (LINEAR) 99 Oct 17.49 UT, 60cm F6
2000 May 08.79 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jul 21.57 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 26.48
2001 Mar. 21.81 UT
C/1999T3 (LINEAR) 99 Nov 04.55 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Feb 04.43 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Nov. 29.57 UT
C/1999U1 (Ferris) 99 Oct 20.69 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 28.48 UT, 60cm F6
P/1999U3 (LINEAR) 99 Nov 04.63 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 04.54 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Feb 29.45 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999U4 (Catalina-Skiff) 99 Nov 04.57 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 26.73
2001 Jan. 21.47 UT
P/1999V1 (Catalina) 99 Nov 16.83 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Jan 04.73 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 02.58 UT, 60cm F6
P/1999WJ7 (Kolevic) 2000 Mar 30.46 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Nov. 28.84 UT
2001 Feb. 19.62 UT
P/1999X1 (Hug-Bell) 2000 Jan 28.59 UT, 60cm F6
P/1999XB69 (LINEAR) 2000 Mar 01.50 UT, 60cm F6
P/1999XN120 (Catalina) 2000 Mar 09.45 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999XS87 (LINEAR) 2000 Jan 27.61 UT, 60cm F6
C/1999Y1 (LINEAR) 2000 Aug 14.77 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 26.72
2000 Dec. 1.51 UT
C/2000A1 (Montani) 2000 Feb 04.63 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Nov. 28.81 UT
2001 Jan. 21.68 UT
C/2000B2 (LINEAR) 2000 Feb 04.53 UT, 60cm F6
C/2000B3 (LINEAR) 2000 Feb 04.51 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Feb 11.56 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Mar 30.55 UT, 60cm F6
C/2000 B4 (LINEAR) 2001 Mar. 15.60 UT
P/2000C1 (Hergenrother) 2000 Mar 13.68 UT, 60cm F6
2000 June 06.51 UT, 60cm F6
C/2000CT54 (LINEAR) 2000 Mar 13.74 UT, 60cm F6
C/2000D2 (LINEAR) 2000 Mar 02.53 UT, 60cm F6
P/2000G1 (LINEAR) 2000 Apr 12.80 UT, 60cm F6
2000 June 07.62 UT, 60cm F6
C/2000H1 (LINEAR) 2000 May 03.74 UT, 60cm F6
C/2000K1 (LINEAR) 2000 May 29.68 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 20.46
2001 Mar. 21.82 UT
C/2000K2 (LINEAR) 2000 May 29.71 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Aug 07.58 UT, 60cm F6
2000 Sept. 26.45
2000 Nov. 22.41 UT
C/2000 O1 (Koehn) 2000 Sept. 26.62
2000 Nov. 22.46 UT
P/2000 R2 (LINEAR) 2000 Sept. 20.52
P/2000 S1 (Skiff) 2000 Sept. 26.65
2000 Nov. 22.55 UT
C/2000 SV74 (LINEAR) 2000 Nov. 29.53 UT
C/2000 U5 (LINEAR) 2000 Nov. 23.58 UT
2001 Feb. 20.48 UT
P/2000 U6 (Tichy) 2000 Nov. 22.63 UT
C/2000 WM1 (LINEAR) 2001 Feb. 19.45 UT
C/2000 Y1 (Tubbiolo) 2000 Dec. 22.59 UT
C/2000 Y2 2001 Feb. 19.60 UT
2001 Apr. 19.51 UT
P/2000 Y3 (Scotti) 2001 Feb. 19.54 UT
2001 Apr. 19.47 UT
C/2001 A1 (LINEAR) 2001 Feb. 19.65 UT
C/2001 A2 (LINEAR) 2001 Jan. 21.66 UT
2001 Mar. 13.53 UT
2001 Apr. 19.45 UT
C/2001 B1 (LINEAR) 2001 Jan. 29.49 UT
C/2001 B2 (NEAT) 2001 Feb. 19.68 UT
P/2001 BB50 (LINEAR-NEAT) 2001 Mar. 31.67 UT
C/2001 C1 (NEAT) 2001 Feb. 19.80 UT
P/2001 CV8 (LINEAR) 2001 Feb. 19.65 UT
P/2001 F1 (NEAT) 2001 Mar. 31.66 UT
C/2001 G1 2001 Apr. 19.54 UT


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