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341P/Gibbs
Classification: Jupiter-family Comet          SPK-ID: 1002475
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2455903.5 (2011-Dec-08.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 22 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .4153394942905616 9.574e-06  
a 4.290157217701428 6.3474e-07 au
q 2.508285488474314 4.0711e-05 au
i 3.800074929629832 9.8137e-05 deg
node 30.04810275672931 0.00053423 deg
peri 312.4349927591767 0.0030761 deg
M 179.1690040225627 0.00088059 deg
tp 2454288.142631192117
(2007-Jul-06.64263119)
0.008259 TDB
period 3245.69897535182
8.89
0.00072031
1.972e-06
d
yr
n .1109160161598096 2.4615e-08 deg/d
Q 6.072028946928543 8.9837e-07 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      221  
   data-arc span      3376 days (9.24 yr)  
   first obs. used      2007-09-10  
   last obs. used      2016-12-07  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      2  
   norm. resid. RMS      .87231  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2018-Feb-28 08:15:31  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.50254 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .0286864 au 
 T_jup = 2.861 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 12.3   0.8 22 from 119 observations, assumed slope, autocmod 2.6m
comet total magnitude slope K1 13.   n/a 22 autocmod 2.6m
comet nuclear magnitude M2 15.9   0.7 22 from 64 observations, autocmod 2.6m
comet nuclear magnitude slope K2 5.   n/a 22 autocmod 2.6m
comet nuclear phase coefficient PC 0.03   n/a 22 autocmod 2.6m

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Alternate Designations
 Perihelion 
Year
(est.)
 New-Style 
Desig
Roman
 Numeral 
Year/
 Letter 
 2016.4   341P/2016 N3       
 2007.5   341P/2007 R3       
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