P/2008 WZ96 ( LINEAR )

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Updated on March 17, 2010

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* Profile

Discovery Date November 30 and December 28, 2008
Magnitude 18.3 mag, 18.1 mag
Discoverer Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research project

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

The following orbital elements are taken from MPC 66204:

Epoch 2009 Jan. 9.0 TT = JDT 2454840.5
T 2009 Jan. 23.9108 TT                                  MPC
q   1.646287             (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.1601741      Peri.  337.6208      +0.7990432      -0.5922187
a   3.357952       Node    59.1104      +0.5683786      +0.6875507
e   0.509735       Incl.    6.9578      +0.1961523      +0.4201797
P   6.15
From 134 observations 2008 Nov. 30-2009 Apr. 13, mean residual 0".7.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 14.5 + 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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