C/2020 K6 ( Rankin )

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Updated on November 3, 2020

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* Profile

Discovery Date May 26, 2020
Magnitude 20.5 mag
Discoverer David Rankin (Mount Lemmon Survey)

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2021 Sept. 23.0 TT = JDT 2459480.5
T 2021 Sept. 15.51579 TT                                Rudenko
q   5.8680108            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  -0.0005226      Peri.   44.30347     +0.10934157     -0.41330242
 +/-0.0000211      Node   291.52610     -0.93625049     +0.26266422
e   1.0030668      Incl.  103.64236     +0.33388538     +0.87188796
From 43 observations 2020 May 26-Oct. 18, mean residual 0".4.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 8.0 + 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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