C/2018 X2 ( Fitzsimmons )

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Updated on February 9, 2019

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* Profile

Discovery Date December 8, 2018
Magnitude 19.1 mag
Discoverer Alan Fitzsimmons (Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System (ATLAS) search program)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2019 July 16.0 TT = JDT 2458680.5
T 2019 July 8.56916 TT                                  MPCW
q   2.1271948            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  +0.0072899      Peri.  161.99685     -0.80511215     -0.57902693
 +/-0.0007642      Node   340.84824     +0.48454890     -0.51711863
e   0.9844929      Incl.   23.06664     +0.34206256     -0.63033018
From 86 observations 2018 Dec. 8-24, mean residual 0".5.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 11.5 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2018-Y70.
The charts are made with StellaNavigator Ver.10 (AstroArts).
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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