C/2020 F8 ( SWAN )

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Updated on October 6, 2020

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* Profile

Discovery Date March 25, 2020
Magnitude
Discoverer M. Mattiazzo, Swan Hill, Vic., Australia (Solar Wind Anisotropies (SWAN) camera on the Solar and Heliospheric Observer (SOHO) spacecraft)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2020 May 31.0 TT = JDT 2459000.5
T 2020 May 27.54127 TT                                  Rudenko
q   0.4302998            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  -0.0005686      Peri.   68.18971     -0.38890640     +0.03070033
 +/-0.0001539      Node   260.03800     -0.62867020     +0.72173889
e   1.0002447      Incl.  110.79434     +0.67344309     +0.69148424
From 321 observations 2020 Apr. 10-May 12, mean residual 0".7.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 =  7.0 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r          [   ,-25]  (             - 2020 May   2)
        m1 = 11.0 + 5 log d + 15.0 log r(t + 30)  [-25,-17]  (2020 May   2 - 2020 May  10)
        m1 =  7.0 + 5 log d +  0.0 log r          [-17,  0]  (2020 May  10 - 2020 May  27)
        m1 = 14.3 + 5 log d + 20   log r          [  0,   ]  (2020 May  27 -             )

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2020-O07.
The charts are made with StellaNavigator Ver.10 (AstroArts).
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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