C/2016 VZ18 ( PanSTARRS )

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Updated on March 25, 2017

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* Profile

Discovery Date November 6, 2016
Magnitude 21.8 mag
Discoverer Pan-STARRS 1 telescope (Haleakala)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2017 Feb. 16.0 TT = JDT 2457800.5
T 2017 Mar. 7.37982 TT                                  MPCW
q   0.9102654            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  +0.0051364      Peri.   36.38585     -0.66049158     -0.63393526
 +/-0.0000070      Node    98.95503     +0.55612113     -0.77306681
e   0.9953245      Incl.   24.03559     +0.50446027     +0.02222154
From 187 observations 2016 Oct. 8-2017 Mar. 4, mean residual 0".6.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 18.0 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r  [   ,-35]  (             - 2017 Jan. 31)
        m1 = 16.0 + 5 log d + 55   log r  [-35, 35]  (2017 Jan. 31 - 2017 Apr. 11)
        m1 = 18.0 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r  [ 35,   ]  (2017 Apr. 11 -             )

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2017-E59.
The charts are made with StellaNavigator Ver.10 (AstroArts).
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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