372P/McNaught (2018)

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Updated on October 24, 2018

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* Profile

Designation 372P/2018 P6
Recovery Date August 8 and September 6, 2018
Magnitude 22.4 mag and 21.9 mag
Recoverer Pan-STARRS 1 telescope (Haleakala), Altmann and T. Prusti (Cerro Paranal)

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2018 Oct. 9.0 TT = JDT 2458400.5
T 2018 Oct. 19.38163 TT                                 MPCW
q   3.8151372            (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.10333569     Peri.   26.93620     +0.98857488     +0.11879737
a   4.4974790      Node   325.84389     -0.14980986     +0.84230553
e   0.1517165      Incl.    9.51111     +0.01663462     +0.52574574
P   9.54
From 377 observations 2008 July 28-2018 Sept. 6, mean residual 0".6.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 13.5 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

        * Gray curve is:  m1 = -2 + 5 log d + 30 log r(t + 200)

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2018-S01.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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