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Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS)

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Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) at epoch 19 December 2015 00:00 UTC (JD: 2457376.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 1.00101094
Orbit inclination i 163.23167670°
Perihelion distance q 1.31423557 AU
196,606,843 km
Aphelion distance Q n.a.
Semi-major axis a n.a.
Orbital period period n.a.
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2016-Apr-20 17:29:51
2,457,499.2291 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 164.46177219493°
Longitude of the ascending node node 130.95564187724°
Mean anomaly M -0.0025806456583862°
Mean motion n 0.00002103°/day

Visualization of Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) and the planets along their orbits in this diagram accurately represents the current configuration of the objects in the Solar System. This is an experimental feature and it requires a WebGL enabled browser. Please provide us feedback!

Orbit Diagram of Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS)
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Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Comet C/2013 X1 (PANSTARRS) in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 20 11h 42m 24s -14° 05’ 43” 21.39 Crater
2019 May 21 11h 42m 11s -14° 02’ 52” 21.39 Crater
2019 May 22 11h 42m 01s -14° 00’ 02” 21.40 Crater
2019 May 23 11h 41m 49s -13° 57’ 15” 21.41 Crater
2019 May 24 11h 41m 39s -13° 54’ 29” 21.41 Crater
2019 May 25 11h 41m 27s -13° 51’ 47” 21.42 Crater
2019 May 26 11h 41m 17s -13° 49’ 05” 21.43 Crater
2019 May 27 11h 41m 08s -13° 46’ 27” 21.43 Crater
2019 May 28 11h 40m 59s -13° 43’ 50” 21.44 Crater
2019 May 29 11h 40m 50s -13° 41’ 17” 21.45 Crater
2019 May 30 11h 40m 41s -13° 38’ 44” 21.45 Crater
2019 May 31 11h 40m 32s -13° 36’ 14” 21.46 Crater
2019 Jun 01 11h 40m 24s -13° 33’ 47” 21.47 Crater
2019 Jun 02 11h 40m 18s -13° 31’ 21” 21.47 Crater