C/2020 B3 ( Rankin )

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Updated on November 3, 2020

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* Profile

Discovery Date January 29, 2020
Magnitude 19.3 mag
Discoverer David Rankin (Mount Lemmon Survey)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2019 Oct. 4.0 TT = JDT 2458760.5
T 2019 Oct. 19.89320 TT                                 Rudenko
q   3.3444421            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  +0.0004375      Peri.  325.09042     -0.87016271     -0.49145630
 +/-0.0000093      Node   185.82619     +0.49271663     -0.86878322
e   0.9985370      Incl.   20.70053     -0.00686792     -0.06071589
From 184 observations 2020 Jan. 19-May 25, mean residual 0".6.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 10.5 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2020-U270.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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