C/2003 WT42 ( LINEAR )

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Updated on October 12, 2008

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* Profile

Discovery Date November 19, 2003
Magnitude 17.5 mag
Discoverer Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research project

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

The following orbital elements are taken from MPC 56169:

Epoch 2006 Apr. 15.0 TT = JDT 2453840.5
T 2006 Apr. 10.7697 TT                                  MPC
q   5.190906             (2000.0)            P               Q
z  -0.000489       Peri.   92.4674      -0.6667053      -0.6351071
 +/-0.000001       Node    48.4540      +0.2821604      -0.6994612
e   1.002540       Incl.   31.4107      +0.6898475      -0.3277087
From 1086 observations 2003 Oct. 30-2006 Mar. 10, mean residual 0".5.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = -2.0 + 5 log d + 17.5 log r(t + 150)

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The orbital elements are published at the MPC Ephemerides and Orbital Elements.
The charts are made with StellaNavigator Ver.2.0 for Windows (AstroArts / ASCII).
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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