C/2020 U3 ( Rankin )

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Updated on October 29, 2020

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* Profile

Discovery Date October 22, 2020
Magnitude 20.1 mag
Discoverer David Rankin (Mt. Lemmon Survey)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2021 Jan. 26.0 TT = JDT 2459240.5                                         
T 2021 Feb. 5.97644 TT                                  Rudenko                 
q   2.2761656            (2000.0)            P               Q                  
z  +0.0154687      Peri.  124.26352     +0.57346876     -0.65622265             
 +/-0.0000000      Node   282.67831     +0.48256421     +0.75433830             
e   0.9647906      Incl.   30.17679     +0.66201613     +0.01858946             
From 88 observations 2020 July 21-Oct. 27, mean residual 0".3.                  

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 14.5 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2020-U254.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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