358P/PanSTARRS (2018)

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Updated on October 21, 2017

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* Profile

Designation 358P/2017 O3
Recovery Date July 28 and July 1, 2017
Magnitude 24.4 mag, 23.9 mag
Recoverer M. Mommert and J. Agarwal (Southern Astrophysical Research (SOAR) Cassegrain telescope at Cerro Pachon, Chile), H. H. Hsieh, J. Chavez, L. Magill, and K. Silva ("Gemini South" telescope at Cerro Pachon)

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2018 Mar. 23.0 TT = JDT 2458200.5
T 2018 Apr. 11.64328 TT                                 MPCW
q   2.4019953            (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.17625576     Peri.  299.90065     +0.88561916     -0.42320787
a   3.1504591      Node    85.72153     +0.46398314     +0.78860055
e   0.2375729      Incl.   11.05652     +0.01995888     +0.44609896
P   5.59
From 173 observations 2012 Oct. 6-2017 Aug. 17, mean residual 0".4.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 15.0 + 5 log d + 10.0

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2017-Q115.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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