C/2020 Q2 ( PanSTARRS )

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Updated on October 10, 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. 6.32663 TT                                  Rudenko
q   5.4001146            (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.02692068     Peri.  118.22615     +0.47528814     +0.87983019
a  11.0258476      Node   180.15221     -0.82606852     +0.44618598
e   0.5102313      Incl.    3.30144     -0.30283987     +0.16375869
P  36.6
From 46 observations 2020 June 29-Sept. 13, mean residual 0".5.

* 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-S188.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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