C/2004 Q1 ( Tucker )

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Updated on April 23, 2006

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* Profile

Discovery Date August 23, 2004
Magnitude 14.6 mag
Discoverer Roy A. Tucker (Tucson, AZ)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

The following orbital elements are taken from MPC 54698:

Epoch 2004 Dec. 21.0 TT = JDT 2453360.5
T 2004 Dec. 6.8651 TT                                   MPC
q   2.046725             (2000.0)            P               Q
z  +0.005360       Peri.   32.9684      +0.6627902      -0.6804196
 +/-0.000000       Node    22.1302      +0.3683658      -0.0672194
e   0.989029       Incl.   56.0877      +0.6519324      +0.7297333
From 1892 observations 2004 Aug. 22-2005 Aug. 16, mean residual 0".5.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 0.5 + 5 log d + 30.0 log r  [ ,0]  (             - 2004 Dec.  6)
        m1 = 6.1 + 5 log d + 12   log r  [0, ]  (2004 Dec.  6 -             )

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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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