C/2012 T4 ( McNaught )

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Updated on June 9, 2013

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* Profile

Discovery Date October 13, 2012
Magnitude 17.8 mag
Discoverer Robert H. McNaught (Siding Spring)

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2012 Sept. 30.0 TT = JDT 2456200.5
T 2012 Oct. 10.84833 TT                                 MPC
q   1.9538659            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  +0.0079471      Peri.  219.84646     +0.70285002     +0.58640261
 +/-0.0006937      Node    99.43310     -0.50289656     +0.80996294
e   0.9844723      Incl.   24.09043     -0.50308736     +0.00959179
From 41 observations 2012 Oct. 13-Dec. 10, mean residual 0".5.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 14.0 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2013-J25.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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