C/2020 Q2 ( PanSTARRS )

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Updated on September 6, 2020

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* Profile

Discovery Date August 22, 2020
Magnitude 21.0 mag
Discoverer Pan-STARRS 1 telescope (Haleakala)

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2020 Feb. 1.0 TT = JDT 2458880.5
T 2020 Feb. 7.98852 TT                                  Rudenko
q   5.4030587            (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.02697612     Peri.  118.42346     +0.47796498     +0.87837888
a  11.0107380      Node   180.12933     -0.82471016     +0.44871047
e   0.5092919      Incl.    3.30292     -0.30232868     +0.16464948
P  36.5
From 34 observations 2020 June 29-Aug. 25, mean residual 0".3.

* 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-R04.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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