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Comet 269P/Jedicke

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Comet 269P/Jedicke Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Comet 269P/Jedicke at epoch 24 October 2009 00:00 UTC (JD: 2455129.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.43465330
Orbit inclination i 6.61167225°
Perihelion distance q 4.07739567 AU
609,969,712 km
Aphelion distance Q 10.34701210 AU
1,547,890,981 km
Semi-major axis a 7.21220388 AU
1,078,930,346 km
Orbital period period 19.3700 years
7,074.5761 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2014-Nov-26 01:31:35
2,456,987.5636 JD
Next perihelion transit 2034-Apr-09 15:21
2,464,062.1397 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 223.91722327185°
Longitude of the ascending node node 248.99418857555°
Mean anomaly M 265.44975548085°
Mean motion n 0.05088644°/day

Visualization of Comet 269P/Jedicke Orbit

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Orbit Diagram of Comet 269P/Jedicke
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Comet 269P/Jedicke 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Comet 269P/Jedicke computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Comet 269P/Jedicke in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 20 15h 57m 33s -20° 32’ 38” 22.67 Scorpius
2019 May 21 15h 57m 10s -20° 31’ 10” 22.67 Scorpius
2019 May 22 15h 56m 47s -20° 29’ 43” 22.68 Scorpius
2019 May 23 15h 56m 22s -20° 28’ 15” 22.68 Scorpius
2019 May 24 15h 55m 59s -20° 26’ 48” 22.68 Scorpius
2019 May 25 15h 55m 36s -20° 25’ 19” 22.68 Scorpius
2019 May 26 15h 55m 11s -20° 23’ 52” 22.68 Scorpius
2019 May 27 15h 54m 48s -20° 22’ 23” 22.69 Scorpius
2019 May 28 15h 54m 24s -20° 20’ 56” 22.69 Libra
2019 May 29 15h 54m 02s -20° 19’ 27” 22.69 Libra
2019 May 30 15h 53m 38s -20° 18’ 00” 22.70 Libra
2019 May 31 15h 53m 14s -20° 16’ 32” 22.70 Libra
2019 Jun 01 15h 52m 51s -20° 15’ 05” 22.70 Libra
2019 Jun 02 15h 52m 28s -20° 13’ 37” 22.70 Libra