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P/2013 N3 (PANSTARRS)
Classification: Jupiter-family Comet          SPK-ID: 1003264
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456506.5 (2013-Aug-02.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 11 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .5924243976657396 0.00017076  
a 7.431426855738172 0.0026945 AU
q 3.028868276930484 0.00019038 AU
i 2.170406424651508 8.0174e-05 deg
node 17.68070135617553 0.0087776 deg
peri 323.9498898460524 0.017735 deg
M 350.5725410798178 0.0029844 deg
tp 2456700.275508904528
(2014-Feb-11.77550890)
0.048102 JED
period 7399.57434938175
20.26
4.0244
0.01102
d
yr
n .04865144709709941 2.646e-05 deg/d
Q 11.83398543454586 0.0042907 AU
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      37  
   data-arc span      140 days  
   first obs. used      2013-07-06  
   last obs. used      2013-11-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   condition code      4  
   fit RMS      .3291  
   data source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2014-Jun-13 19:45:10  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.02039 AU 
 T_jup = 2.624 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 6.6 mag 0.3 11 from 19 observations, assumed slope, autocmod 2.5c
comet total magnitude slope K1 22.   n/a 11 autocmod 2.5c
comet nuclear magnitude M2 15.5 mag 0.6 11 from 14 observations, autocmod 2.5c
comet nuclear magnitude slope K2 5.   n/a 11 autocmod 2.5c
comet nuclear phase coefficient PC 0.03   n/a 11 autocmod 2.5c

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Alternate Designations
 Perihelion 
Year
(est.)
 New-Style 
Desig
Roman
 Numeral 
Year/
 Letter 
 2014.1   P/2013 N3       
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