C/2018 W2 ( Africano )

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Updated on December 4, 2018

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* Profile

Discovery Date November 27, 2018
Magnitude 18.3 mag and 18.2 mag
Discoverer B. M. Africano (Mount Lemmon), H. Groeller (Catalina Sky Survey)

* Orbital Elements

T 2019 Sept. 15.62887 TT                                MPCW
q   1.5906658            (2000.0)            P               Q
                   Peri.  153.66955     +0.89642032     +0.44320418
                   Node   179.94831     +0.01220278     -0.02652351
e   1.0            Incl.  115.11167     +0.44303692     -0.89602821
From 31 observations 2018 Nov. 27-Dec. 2.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 9.5 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2018-X23.
The charts are made with StellaNavigator Ver.10 (AstroArts).
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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