How Long Does It Take Halley's Comit to Make One Complete Orbit of the Sun?


It takes Halley's Comet 76 years to make one complete orbit of the sun. For this reason it is classified as a short-period comet. These types of comets can orbit the sun in less than 200 years. We should expect to see Halley's Comet again in 2062.
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Halley's Comet orbits the Sun, in an elliptical path. It doesn't orbit anything else.'s_comet...
I got 70.56 AU, since its closest approach to the sun is 0.6 AU. I just subtracted twice that from twice the semimajor axis.
"Revolution" is a clearly defined term and refers to the Earth completing its orbit, so by definition the answer is one. Remember - the Earth rotates about its axis and
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