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358P/PANSTARRS
Classification: Encke-type Comet          SPK-ID: 1003208
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456372.5 (2013-Mar-21.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 20 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .2361237460677253 4.7729e-07  
a 3.155455829059049 2.334e-07 au
q 2.410377778150387 1.6269e-06 au
i 11.05782895256222 4.894e-05 deg
node 85.77652768264377 0.00020616 deg
peri 300.5768964841654 0.00027251 deg
M 33.59789483532465 0.00011045 deg
tp 2456181.426195828868
(2012-Sep-10.92619583)
0.00062338 TDB
period 2047.347604329236
5.61
0.00022716
6.219e-07
d
yr
n .1758372634127976 1.951e-08 deg/d
Q 3.900533879967712 2.8852e-07 au

Additional Model Parameters
 Parameter Value Uncertainty (1-sigma) 
A3 [EST] -1.486309031123213E-8 3.96E-10
ALN [SET] .0408373333128795 n/a
NK [SET] 2.6 n/a
NM [SET] 2. n/a
NN [SET] 3. n/a
R0 [SET] 5. n/a
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      185  
   data-arc span      6680 days (18.29 yr)  
   first obs. used      2001-12-09  
   last obs. used      2020-03-24  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      1  
   norm. resid. RMS      .50691  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 23:28:34  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.4378 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 1.6606 au 
 T_jup = 3.134 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 15.7   1. 20 2 parameter fit from 122 observations, autocmod 2.9c
comet total magnitude slope K1 8.5   n/a 20 autocmod 2.9c

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Alternate Designations
 Perihelion 
Year
(est.)
 New-Style 
Desig
Roman
 Numeral 
Year/
 Letter 
 2018.3   358P/2017 O3       
 2012.7   358P/2012 T1       
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