Periodic comets are comets having orbital periods of less than 200 years (also known as "short-period comets") or that have been observed during more than a ...
A comet with an orbital period of less than 200 years is known as a
Comets follow interesting paths around the Sun.
There are two categories of comet, based on the amount of time they take to orbit
short~peri0d comets, which to ﬁrst order we think it is, then the
...are asteroids and
Long-period comets (those which take more than 200 years to complete an orbit
around the Sun) originate from the Oort Cloud.
A comet with a period of less than 200 years.
Jul 11, 2015