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230P/LINEAR
Classification: Jupiter-family Comet          SPK-ID: 1003048
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456472.5 (2013-Jun-29.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 56 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .5634634373508314 6.0836e-08  
a 3.400718930368144 4.5201e-08 au
q 1.484538152398867 2.0868e-07 au
i 14.6521555400766 7.9149e-06 deg
node 112.4028594666749 2.1638e-05 deg
peri 308.8921316989288 3.234e-05 deg
M 222.9940189115779 7.8713e-06 deg
tp 2457344.249208064782
(2015-Nov-17.74920806)
3.6894e-05 TDB
period 2290.627842741985
6.27
4.567e-05
1.25e-07
d
yr
n .1571621514776769 3.1334e-09 deg/d
Q 5.316899708337421 7.0671e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      1297  
   data-arc span      8230 days (22.53 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-01-10  
   last obs. used      2019-07-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .47108  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 23:28:01  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = .546228 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .730093 au 
 T_jup = 2.822 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 15.5   0.7 56 2 parameter fit from 374 observations, autocmod 2.9c
comet total magnitude slope K1 5.   n/a 56 autocmod 2.9c

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Alternate Designations
 Perihelion 
Year
(est.)
 New-Style 
Desig
Roman
 Numeral 
Year/
 Letter 
 2009.6   230P/2009 U6       
 2003.3   230P/2002 Q15       
 1997.1   230P/1997 A2       
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