C/2016 N4 ( MASTER )

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Updated on February 8, 2021

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* Profile

Discovery Date July 15, 2016
Magnitude 16.8 mag
Discoverer Mobile Astronomical System of the Telescope-Robots (MASTER)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2017 Sept. 4.0 TT = JDT 2458000.5
T 2017 Sept. 16.59587 TT                                Rudenko
q   3.1991214            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  +0.0001873      Peri.   55.95500     +0.58263585     -0.80665625
 +/-0.0000004      Node   354.03136     -0.14120902     +0.01973039
e   0.9994007      Incl.   72.55727     +0.80037209     +0.59069146
From 2046 observations 2015 Sept. 11-2020 Mar. 5, mean residual 0".7.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 6.3 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r           [    ,-228]  (             - 2017 Jan. 31)
        m1 = 9.0 + 5 log d +  6.0 log r(t + 120)  [-228, 535]  (2017 Jan. 31 - 2019 Mar.  5)
        m1 = 6.3 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r           [ 535,    ]  (2019 Mar.  5 -             )

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2020-G65.
The charts are made with StellaNavigator Ver.10 (AstroArts).
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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