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C/2006 VZ13 (LINEAR)
Classification: Hyperbolic Comet          SPK-ID: 1002432
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2454264.5 (2007-Jun-13.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 36 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e 1.000245861924317 4.9985e-06  
a -4129.358475036619 83.95 au
q 1.015252020867551 6.0413e-07 au
i 134.7933201543051 1.2131e-05 deg
node 66.02690429093474 3.5442e-05 deg
peri 174.1153118872615 0.00014386 deg
M -.0002187427497159139 6.6702e-06 deg
tp 2454323.391616120156
(2007-Aug-10.89161612)
0.00011198 TDB
period n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
d
yr
n 3.714327507494703E-6 1.1327e-07 deg/d
Q n/a n/a au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1025  
   data-arc span      274 days  
   first obs. used      2006-11-13  
   last obs. used      2007-08-14  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   norm. resid. RMS      .93952  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 23:31:01  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .00467188 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.82037 au 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 13.9   1. 36 2 parameter fit from 147 observations, autocmod 2.9c
comet total magnitude slope K1 4.5   n/a 36 autocmod 2.9c
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