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Note number : 0011 P/Brooks 2 : 16P

Introduction

The following improved orbital elements, are from 424 observations 2000 July 27 to 2014 December 23, including full planetary and non-gravitational effect of type II, and relativity effect of the sun.

The mean residual is 0.58 arc second.

Elements

Orbital elements given with respect to the mean ecliptic and equinox of J2000.
Epoch : 2014 June 7 at 0h TT, julian day 2456815.5.

Perihelion passage (T) 2014 June 7.55963 TT ±0.00000 TT
Argument of perihelion (ω) 219.6487500° ±0.0003301°
>Longitude of the node (Ω) 159.3081161° ۪.0003070°
Inclinaison (i) 4.2580698° ±0.0000218°
Perihelion distance (q) 1.4663421 ua ±0.0000006 ua
Eccentricity (e) 0.5627260 ±0.0000017
Semimajor axis (a) 3.3533713 ua ±0.0000146 ua
Mean motion (n) 0.16050243°/jour ±0.00000105°/jour
Period (P) 6.141 years ±0.0000402 (0.0147 day)

Non-gravitational parameters :

A1 = 1.02082 .10-8 ±0.00770 .10-8
A2 = -0.22934 .10-8 ±0.00057 .10-8
A3 = 0.10708 .10-8 ±0.00554 .10-8

Formulæ for magnitudes

Total magnitude :
m1 = H1 + 5log(Δ) + 10 log(r) with H1 = 13.36± 0.05 calculated using 185 observation(s).
Nuclear magnitude :
m2 = H2 + 5log(Δ) + 5 log(r) with H2 = 14.54±0.05 calculated using 115 observation(s).

Elements for the next transit through perihelion

Epoch :2021 April 18 at 0h TT, julian day 2459322.5 TT.

T =2021 April 18.17591 TT.
q :1.8780915 ua (J2000) P Q
n : 0.14102112°/jour ω : 245.1738440° +0.91242634 -0.40777907
a : 3.6554986 ua Ω : 138.8676178° +0.39188128 +0.84626530
e : 0.4862284 i : 3.0116529° +0.11792897 +0.34285751
P =6.99 years

Elements for the previous transit(s) through perihelion

Epoch :2008 April 12 at 0h TT, julian day 2454568.5 TT.

T =2008 April 12.57710 TT.
q :1.4665969 ua (J2000) P Q
n : 0.16049532°/jour ω : 219.4690581° +0.94578882 -0.32372741
a : 3.3534703 ua Ω : 159.3739878° +0.31359246 +0.88928098
e : 0.5626629 i : 4.2579835° +0.08451793 +0.32307880
P =6.14 years

Epoch :2001 July 19 at 0h TT, julian day 2452109.5 TT.

T =2001 July 19.83365 TT.
q :1.8349009 ua (J2000) P Q
n : 0.14360938°/jour ω : 198.1062865° +0.96575344 -0.25940934
a : 3.6114437 ua Ω : 176.9145125° +0.24840171 +0.91860767
e : 0.4919204 i : 5.5481650° +0.07494585 +0.29810525
P =6.86 years

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