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P/2013 N3 (PANSTARRS)
Classification: Jupiter-family Comet          SPK-ID: 1003264
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456503.5 (2013-Jul-30.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 13 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .592428704053406 0.00016133  
a 7.431527986844667 0.0025288 au
q 3.028877492461664 0.00018678 au
i 2.17040773111895 7.4458e-05 deg
node 17.6805754675579 0.008541 deg
peri 323.9496119664098 0.017196 deg
M 350.4268484504606 0.0028097 deg
tp 2456700.274146234108
(2014-Feb-11.77414623)
0.046588 TDB
period 7399.72539635469
20.26
3.7769
0.01034
d
yr
n .04865045399892082 2.4832e-05 deg/d
Q 11.83417848122767 0.0040269 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      43  
   data-arc span      142 days  
   first obs. used      2013-07-04  
   last obs. used      2013-11-23  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      5  
   norm. resid. RMS      .30955  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 23:32:37  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 2.02043 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .211356 au 
 T_jup = 2.624 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 7.4   0.3 13 from 25 observations, assumed slope, autocmod 2.9c
comet total magnitude slope K1 20.5   n/a 13 autocmod 2.9c
comet nuclear magnitude M2 15.5   0.6 13 from 14 observations, autocmod 2.9c
comet nuclear magnitude slope K2 5.   n/a 13 autocmod 2.9c
comet nuclear phase coefficient PC 0.03   n/a 13 autocmod 2.9c

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Alternate Designations
 Perihelion 
Year
(est.)
 New-Style 
Desig
Roman
 Numeral 
Year/
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 2014.1   P/2013 N3       
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