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P/2014 O3 (PANSTARRS)
Classification: Jupiter-family Comet          SPK-ID: 1003329
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2456855.5 (2014-Jul-17.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 12 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .3850199493911121 9.7988e-05  
a 7.545967871530793 0.00099261 au
q 4.640619703527049 0.00025167 au
i 7.806572060902067 0.00023473 deg
node 87.70407593423843 0.0010716 deg
peri 204.3643673632859 0.050088 deg
M 4.300671639930886 0.02199 deg
tp 2456765.050818988422
(2014-Apr-17.55081899)
0.45209 TDB
period 7571.306970250667
20.73
1.4939
0.00409
d
yr
n .04754793345647182 9.3819e-06 deg/d
Q 10.45131603953454 0.0013748 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      53  
   data-arc span      447 days (1.22 yr)  
   first obs. used      2013-06-01  
   last obs. used      2014-08-22  
   planetary ephem.      DE441  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB441-N16  
   condition code      5  
   norm. resid. RMS      .42942  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2021-Apr-15 23:32:57  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 3.62617 au 
 Jupiter MOID = .311972 au 
 T_jup = 2.892 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
comet total magnitude M1 14.1   0.4 12 2 parameter fit from 49 observations, autocmod 2.9c
comet total magnitude slope K1 4.5   n/a 12 autocmod 2.9c

Alternate Designations
 Perihelion 
Year
(est.)
 New-Style 
Desig
Roman
 Numeral 
Year/
 Letter 
 2014.3   P/2014 O3       
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