P/2005 GF8 ( LONEOS )

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Updated on January 21, 2006

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* Profile

Discovery Date April 2, 2005
Magnitude 17.8 mag
Discoverer Lowell Observatory Near-Earth Object Search

* Orbital Elements

The following orbital elements are taken from MPC 54823:

Epoch 2005 Aug. 18.0 TT = JDT 2453600.5
T 2005 Aug. 17.5517 TT                                  MPC
q   2.829549             (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.0695414      Peri.  285.3401      -0.4921511      +0.8703868
a   5.856532       Node   315.1682      -0.7905036      -0.4538955
e   0.516856       Incl.    1.1893      -0.3645426      -0.1908028
P  14.2
From 213 observations 2005 Apr. 2-Sept. 15, mean residual 0".6.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 11.0 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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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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