P/2007 K2 ( Gibbs )

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Updated on September 23, 2007

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* Profile

Discovery Date May 21, 2007
Magnitude 19.0 mag
Discoverer A. R. Gibbs (Catalina Sky Survey)

* Orbital Elements

The following orbital elements are taken from MPC 60281:

Epoch 2007 May 20.0 TT = JDT 2454240.5
T 2007 June 8.4609 TT                                   MPC
q   2.267710             (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.0517924      Peri.  345.6864      -0.9966113      -0.0790574
a   7.127848       Node   189.8634      +0.0822556      -0.9580887
e   0.681852       Incl.    7.6196      -0.0000676      -0.2753470
P  19.0
From 46 observations 2007 May 11-July 11, mean residual 0".7.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 13.5 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published at the MPC Ephemerides and Orbital Elements.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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