C/2020 K8 ( Catalina-ATLAS )

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Updated on July 11, 2020

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* Profile

Discovery Date May 25 and June 7, 2020
Magnitude 19.3 mag and 18.7 mag
Discoverer Catalina Sky Survey, Asteroid Terrestrial-Impact Last Alert System (ATLAS) search program

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2020 Sept. 28.0 TT = JDT 2459120.5
T 2020 Sept. 14.51789 TT                                Rudenko
q   0.4746144            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  -0.0005759      Peri.  260.05631     +0.15032876     -0.98853945
 +/-0.0003462      Node   181.51951     +0.97938515     +0.14699958
e   1.0002733      Incl.   31.41292     -0.13492959     -0.03436386
From 129 observations 2020 May 25-July 9, mean residual 0".5.

* Finding Charts

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 14.0 + 5 log d + 10.0 log r

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2020-N31.
The charts are made with StellaNavigator Ver.10 (AstroArts).
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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