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C/2020 F6 (PANSTARRS)
Classification: Comet          SPK-ID: 1003670
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2458994.5 (2020-May-25.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 14 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .9908043234696371 6.8013e-05  
a 381.8145898150629 2.8255 au
q 3.511043462512514 1.5557e-05 au
i 174.5813732908771 0.00010667 deg
node 207.8798918597012 0.0002983 deg
peri 344.5924574207143 0.001497 deg
M .005737127771279005 6.2815e-05 deg
tp 2458951.072060158260
(2020-Apr-11.57206016)
0.007006 TDB
period 2725067.135735243
7460.83
30250
82.82
d
yr
n .0001321068370313267 1.4664e-06 deg/d
Q 760.1181361676133 5.6251 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      102  
   data-arc span      297 days  
   first obs. used      2020-03-21  
   last obs. used      2021-01-12  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   norm. resid. RMS      .28967  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 23:34:04  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.50302 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .331746 au 
 T_jup = -2.294 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 9.7   0.4 14 2 parameter fit from 100 observations, autocmod 2.9c
comet total magnitude slope K1 16.5   n/a 14 autocmod 2.9c

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Alternate Designations
 Perihelion 
Year
(est.)
 New-Style 
Desig
Roman
 Numeral 
Year/
 Letter 
 2020.3   C/2020 F6       
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