A comet with an orbital period of less than 200 years is known as a
short~peri0d comets, which to ﬁrst order we think it is, then the
There are two categories of comet, based on the amount of time they take to orbit
A comet with a period of less than 200 years.
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Our solar system contains far fewer
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Long-period comets (those which take more than 200 years to complete an orbit
around the Sun) originate from the Oort Cloud.
In addition, their orbits are often highly inclined to the ecliptic suggesting that they
, like the
Comets follow interesting paths around the Sun.