C/2016 Q4 ( Kowalski )

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Updated on November 20, 2016

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* Profile

Discovery Date August 30, 2016
Magnitude 18.7 mag
Discoverer R. A. Kowalski (Mount Lemmon)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2018 Feb. 11.0 TT = JDT 2458160.5
T 2018 Jan. 26.51346 TT                                 MPCW
q   7.0859840            (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.01429736     Peri.   99.38860     +0.97474539     -0.18418715
a  16.8124939      Node   271.30130     +0.12045118     +0.90978315
e   0.5785287      Incl.    7.25653     +0.18805035     +0.37198080
P  68.94
From 81 observations 2016 July 11-Oct. 20, mean residual 0".8.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 6.5 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2016-U66.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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