C/2012 K6 ( McNaught )

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Updated on August 16, 2014

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* Profile

Discovery Date May 27, 2012
Magnitude 18.4 mag
Discoverer Robert H. McNaught (Siding Spring)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2013 May 28.0 TT = JDT 2456440.5
T 2013 May 21.49618 TT                                  MPC
q   3.3530814            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  +0.0001575      Peri.  338.83323     -0.71568391     -0.62148139
 +/-0.0000004      Node   206.89893     -0.49561732     +0.13042476
e   0.9994721      Incl.  135.21936     -0.49209756     +0.77249613
From 1018 observations 2012 May 27-2014 July 27, mean residual 0".4.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 4.2 + 5 logΔ + 15.0 log r(t - 100)

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2014-P41.
The charts are made with StellaNavigator Ver.8 (AstroArts).
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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