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62P/Tsuchinshan 1
Classification: Jupiter-family Comet          SPK-ID: 1000097
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2453560.5 (2005-Jul-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL K044/15 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e 0.57800841084276 3.0981e-07  
a 3.52862876870025 2.6337e-07 AU
q 1.48905166164978 1.1186e-06 AU
i 10.5021442034695 9.1297e-06 deg
node 96.74903768918099 0.000116 deg
peri 22.86372369456345 0.00014487 deg
M 31.68213685772162 1.9188e-05 deg
tp 2453347.431451344813
(2004-Dec-07.93145134)
0.00012011 JED
period 2421.070203071632
6.63
0.00027106
7.421e-07
d
yr
n .1486945729798603 1.6648e-08 deg/d
Q 5.568205875750728 4.1561e-07 AU

Additional Model Parameters
 Parameter Value Uncertainty (1-sigma) 
A1 [EST] 5.139654424694536E-9 1.584E-10
A2 [EST] -3.354555452174294E-10 2.332E-11
A3 [EST] -1.819901206259925E-9 7.415E-11
DT [EST] 17.41772727857961 1.282
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      733  
   data-arc span      7580 days (20.75 yr)  
   first obs. used      1984-09-05  
   last obs. used      2005-06-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE405  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB405-CPV-2  
   condition code      0  
   fit RMS      .74624  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      M.S.W. Keesey  
   solution date      2005-Jun-13 11:24:49  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .510149 AU 
 T_jup = 2.796 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 8.0 mag n/a ICQ 2005 Handbook  
comet total magnitude slope K1 20.0   n/a ICQ 2005 Handbook  

62P/Tsuchinshan 1          Discovered 1965-Jan-01 at Purple Mountain Observatory, Nanking
Reference: comet.disLast Updated: 2003-08-29

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Close-Approach Data   ...sorted by Date/Time (TDB)
Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (AU) Minimum Distance (AU) Maximum Distance (AU) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
1903-May-30 21:08 00:25 Jupiter 1.4622743856098 1.45963629114771 1.4649156905603 8.00189230921248 7.92917274333207 2416265.38075 25.3369111064421 39578.5016326408 258.465927338244 34.2953471726226 63348.1694263474 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
1937-May-13 00:31 02:34 Jupiter 1.10104838351188 1.09612476263583 1.10595918078263 9.17331467536966 9.08906637321239 2428666.52176 154.823221782575 50359.7036934717 42.2601680664706 1.06167797876966 9331.83870568059 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
1960-Dec-12 20:54 00:08 Jupiter 0.140057786727564 0.139986579277836 0.140128999786121 6.81069928369111 5.85579160167174 2437281.37127 8.79314703616629 344.300470213213 59.0806597926548 -12.1705548816117 9960.495173472 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2009-Aug-09 22:10 00:01 Jupiter 0.721289873258938 0.721272348647752 0.721307398125023 7.14128459515869 6.97490593801492 2455053.42426 1.93793450532649 171.637433904289 16.3004524305242 39.9922139151992 506417.078477673 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2020-Apr-22 04:05 00:07 Jupiter 0.270037387772648 0.270009834896338 0.270064942093986 6.29269878827222 5.77275373841913 2458961.67016 7.39269993887096 132.496331517126 48.0849933840352 -31.4229467636263 52362.2792457911 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2031-Dec-30 09:10 00:05 Jupiter 0.819986779157669 0.819870180248024 0.820103369502336 8.70863898650594 8.5892054966121 2463230.88244 5.74509739370921 1104.48371409646 66.1261868875546 6.54242325368064 33609.1577606048 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2049-Apr-02 04:00 00:17 Mars 0.011737789407294 0.0114841751601119 0.0119926043028086 11.9791338978146 11.9770976494483 2469533.66667 17.9758559917091 12960.1106643463 288.349144909734 25.2213683958315 2385.52424019096 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2081-Nov-07 18:19 01:47 Mars 0.0792379996677336 0.0787055568447595 0.0798094304798967 12.5144914043664 12.5142026930077 2481441.2634 107.612863827686 85816.1326435526 804.63582202429 -71.9293491041761 13000.0733233362 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2092-Jul-23 09:40 00:19 Jupiter 0.530344317883038 0.529116238669516 0.531572221638017 7.49812913071135 7.28201237015485 2485351.90323 19.5662213190937 10160.6007330893 93.7067143652452 26.0664851844776 45816.8825491704 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2104-May-04 09:54 00:38 Jupiter 0.297330032210362 0.297205060694188 0.297456560823261 6.63084816517271 6.18632549472609 2489653.91258 38.4778804805963 3878.69953201925 90.5527438765176 73.3748254512684 51422.9211828388 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2116-Mar-27 06:47 01:09 Jupiter 0.47197441490193 0.466511851308835 0.477446974002986 7.43575580668735 7.19035404649316 2493998.78273 69.6144623342486 47683.6814809695 114.10727218407 32.1680992767801 40277.1820341544 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2129-Jan-31 12:32 1_04:38 Earth 0.106999608727001 0.0995419304445197 0.115081039105562 8.64825475335837 8.64537487591341 2498692.02242 1718.66266488196 312167.382175744 1045.41102321146 46.0623729757745 6754.77204970511 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2139-Dec-18 16:27 13:32 Earth 0.292651054810282 0.271936094883888 0.313695700289043 14.9214721841104 14.920862002006 2502665.18585 812.413782158435 1094695.33938122 513.391778389794 -24.8802681205435 28734.4220300196 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2174-Sep-20 23:51 02:21 Jupiter 0.885548593961876 0.878453255892603 0.892623663148215 8.03627977100468 7.91636300069675 2515360.49379 141.161422651884 69656.0862129887 1820.96478982172 20.9249077519501 3450.23617274101 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2186-Dec-26 06:13 04:11 Jupiter 0.448398145923871 0.446807454926576 0.449989808417917 6.0968135007876 5.77867993814412 2519839.75904 251.498554205737 10286.0766811916 1324.84283290238 31.6803121791974 2719.61698511753 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09
2199-Feb-15 03:38 07:10 Jupiter 0.18889050352395 0.18780382823988 0.190026845137954 6.76685827725706 6.06811121298754 2524273.65149 430.628127586137 16668.3441256387 1157.40824271293 -74.4868353673635 2602.36481559328 T K044/15 CATAB v2.0a-linF95 2006-Mar-28 13:08:58 2006-Mar-28 13:09

Alternate Designations
 Perihelion 
Year
(est.)
 New-Style 
Desig
Roman
 Numeral 
Year/
 Letter 
 1991.7       1991 XIV   1991c1 
 1985.0       1985 I   1984p 
 1978.4       1978 IX   1978e 
 1971.8   62P/1971 Y1   1971 VIII   1971f 
 1965.2   62P/1965 A1   1965 I   1965b 
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