C/2017 K4 ( ATLAS )

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Updated on July 30, 2018

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* Profile

Discovery Date May 26, 2017
Magnitude 17.0 mag
Discoverer Asteroid Terrestrial-impact Last Alert System (ATLAS) Team

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2018 Jan. 2.0 TT = JDT 2458120.5
T 2018 Jan. 8.03172 TT                                  MPCW
q   2.6480816            (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.00661496     Peri.   15.10829     +0.68513621     +0.68370443
a  28.1050747      Node   298.89794     -0.69453050     +0.50918058
e   0.9057792      Incl.   16.67889     -0.21958087     +0.52276514
P 149
From 239 observations 2017 May 26-2018 May 21, mean residual 0".4.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 9.2 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r(t + 50)

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2018-K95.
The charts are made with StellaNavigator Ver.10 (AstroArts).
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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