Revistes Catalanes amb Accés Obert (RACO)

El Cometa 32P

Trinidad Cadefau Surroca, Maria Assumpció Català i Poch


Josep Comas Solà, a Catalan astronomer, discovered the periodic comet
32P in 1926, this is why its called 32P/Comas Solà. Since then in its successive returns
to the Sun it was observed before and after perihelion passage and its orbit calculated.
We present a study of these results to explain the history and the evolution of this comet.

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