The comet P/2013 CU129 (PANSTARRS)

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From Ashburn (click to change), P/2013 CU129 (PANSTARRS) is not observable. does not have any current information about its brightness, and this probably means it is very faint.

Name P/2013 CU129 (PANSTARRS)
Object Type Comet
Current Position
Right Ascension:02h39m [1]
Declination:-35°48' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.88 AU
Longitude ascending node:46.23°
Argument of perihelion:211.93°
Epoch of elements:25 July 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:6.19°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:0.80 AU
Aphelion:4.96 AU
Orbital period:4.88 years
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Magnitudes estimates are derived from observations sent into the BAA Comet Section, as compiled by Jonathan Shanklin and last updated on 1 October 2013. We use these amateur observations in preference to the MPC's magnitude estimates, since they are updated much more often. Nonetheless, all comets are intrinsically unpredictable objects, and future magnitude estimates must always be taken with a pinch of salt.




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