C/2012 Q1 ( Kowalski )

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* Profile

Discovery Date August 28, 2012
Magnitude 18.7 mag
Discoverer R. A. Kowalski (Mount Lemmon)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2012 Feb. 3.0 TT = JDT 2455960.5
T 2012 Feb.  9.10977 TT                                 MPC
q   9.4821687            (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.00734111     Peri.  139.21878     +0.79065158     +0.60978939
a  26.2197386      Node   184.44937     -0.55158802     +0.74841515
e   0.6383576      Incl.   45.16937     +0.26574563     -0.26082882
P 134
From 167 observations 2011 Apr. 13-2014 Oct. 25, mean residual 0".5.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 4.0 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2014-U124.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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