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SOLWIND Sungrazing Comets

Note: The radius of the sun is 0.00465 AU
All comets below are members of the Kreutz group with the exception of C/1984 R1 (SOLWIND-10), which belongs to no known group.

DATENAMEDISCOVERERTELESCOPEqIAUC #
1979 Aug 30.949C/1979 Q1
SOLWIND-1
R. Howard &
M. Koomen & D. Michels
SOLWIND0.004803640 &
3647
1981 Jan 27.100C/1981 B1
SOLWIND-2
D. Michels & N. Sheeley &
O. Roberts & F. Harlow
SOLWIND0.007923718
1981 Jul 20.336C/1981 O1
SOLWIND-3
D. Michels & R. Seal &
R. Chaimson & W. Funk
SOLWIND0.006123719
1981 Nov 4.532C/1981 V1
SOLWIND-4
N. Sheeley & R. Howard
M. Koomen & D. Michels
SOLWIND0.004504129 &
4230
1981 Nov 20.61C/1981 W1
SOLWIND-7
R. KrachtSOLWIND0.00488566
1983 Jul 07.89C/1983 N2
SOLWIND-8
R. KrachtSOLWIND0.00498573
1983 Sep 25.188C/1983 S2
SOLWIND-6
R. Howard & M. Koomen &
D. Michels & N. Sheeley
SOLWIND0.007534229
1984 Jul 28.556C/1984 O2
SOLWIND-5
N. Sheeley & R. Howard
M. Koomen & D. Michels
SOLWIND,
SMM/CP
0.015414129 &
4230
1984 Aug 23.22C/1984 Q1
SOLWIND-9
R. KrachtSOLWIND0.00498573
1984 Sep 17.42C/1984 R1
SOLWIND-10
R. KrachtSOLWIND0.10518583

SOLAR MAXIMUM MISSION / CP Sungrazing Comets

DATENAMEDISCOVERERTELESCOPEqIAUC #
1987 Oct 6.069C/1987 T2
SMM-1
S. BeckC/P0.005384621
1987 Oct 18.027C/1987 U4
SMM-2
S. BeckC/P0.006274621
1988 Jun 27.784C/1988 M1
SMM-3
C. St. CyrC/P0.005164648
1988 Aug 21.819C/1988 Q1
SMM-4
D. Kobe &
C. Waugh
C/P0.005914660
1988 Oct 12.072C/1988 T1
SMM-5
C. St. CyrC/P0.005134668
1988 Oct 24.864C/1988 U1
SMM-7
A. StangerC/P0.005794692
1988 Nov 18.369C/1988 W1
SMM-6
C. St. CyrC/P0.005904684
1989 Jun 2.578C/1989 L1
SMM-8
D. Kobe &
C. St. Cyr
C/P0.005574793
1989 Jul 8.772C/1989 N3
SMM-9
C. St. CyrC/P0.004624815
1989 Sep 28.855C/1989 S1
SMM-10
C. St. CyrC/P0.004764884