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C/2005 K2-A (LINEAR)
Classification: Hyperbolic Comet          SPK-ID: 1001648
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2453530.5 (2005-Jun-09.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 9 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e 1.001297022851513 0.00010177  
a -419.9875339181356 32.946 au
q .5447334288424164 1.0955e-05 au
i 102.0583688633452 0.0010572 deg
node 45.68348688771715 0.0022671 deg
peri 216.5141752419924 0.0049936 deg
M -.003019928176238503 0.00035516 deg
tp 2453556.872247325508
(2005-Jul-05.37224733)
0.0016834 TDB
period n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
d
yr
n .0001145115977020867 1.3474e-05 deg/d
Q n/a n/a au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      141  
   data-arc span      32 days  
   first obs. used      2005-05-20  
   last obs. used      2005-06-21  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   norm. resid. RMS      .95686  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 23:30:50  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .388904 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .0884757 au 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 14.0   n/a MPEC 2005-L58  
comet total magnitude slope K1 10.0   n/a MPEC 2005-L58  
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