C/2020 U3 ( Rankin )

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Updated on April 4, 2021

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* Profile

Discovery Date October 22, 2020
Magnitude 20.1 mag
Discoverer David Rankin (Mt. Lemmon Survey)

* Pictures

* Orbital Elements

Epoch 2021 Jan. 26.0 TT = JDT 2459240.5
T 2021 Feb. 5.97717 TT                                  Rudenko
q   2.2761717            (2000.0)            P               Q
z  +0.0154532      Peri.  124.26329     +0.57346229     -0.65622700
 +/-0.0000000      Node   282.67893     +0.48256567     +0.75433455
e   0.9648258      Incl.   30.17699     +0.66202068     +0.01858776
From 175 observations 2020 July 21-2021 Mar. 20, mean residual 0".5.

* Magnitudes Graph

        m1 = 9.0 + 5 log d + 20.0 log r(t - 60)

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The orbital elements are published on M.P.E.C. 2021-F115.
The magnitudes graphs are made with Comet for Windows.

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