P/2018 Y2 ( Africano )

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Updated on February 8, 2019

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* Profile

Discovery Date December 31, 2018
Magnitude 19.2 mag
Discoverer B. M. Africano (Mount Lemmon)

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2018 Dec. 28.0 TT = JDT 2458480.5
T 2019 Jan. 2.19609 TT                                  MPCW
q   3.8944104            (2000.0)            P               Q
n   0.04820911     Peri.  162.44322     -0.17405459     -0.96813364
a   7.4768147      Node   297.25716     +0.87743247     -0.06946979
e   0.4791351      Incl.   11.68631     +0.44700923     -0.24060590
P  20.44
From 63 observations 2018 Dec. 10-2019 Jan. 29, mean residual 0".4.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 10.5 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2019-C14.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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