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C/2013 V5 (Oukaimeden)
Classification: Comet          SPK-ID: 1003288
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456786.5 (2014-May-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 50 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .9987183372415089 4.6762e-07  
a 488.1011851019209 0.17805 au
q .6255811113204857 1.8852e-07 au
i 154.8854369835577 1.8533e-05 deg
node 278.6162674613354 2.0135e-05 deg
peri 314.5684412013226 2.7586e-05 deg
M 359.9870010155336 7.1135e-06 deg
tp 2456928.723101128500
(2014-Sep-28.22310113)
1.2936e-05 TDB
period 3938793.567964861
10783.83
2155.2
5.901
d
yr
n 9.139854470362832E-5 5.0011e-08 deg/d
Q 975.5767890925214 0.35588 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1519  
   data-arc span      523 days (1.43 yr)  
   first obs. used      2013-11-12  
   last obs. used      2015-04-19  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-BIG16  
   norm. resid. RMS      .62  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2017-Jan-11 19:59:18  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .188801 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .179316 au 
 T_jup = -0.877 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 10.8   01. 50 2 parameter fit from 368 observations, autocmod 2.6g
comet total magnitude slope K1 7.   n/a 50 autocmod 2.6g

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 2014.7   C/2013 V5       
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