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Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN)

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Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) at epoch 17 November 2018 00:00 UTC (JD: 2458440.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 1.00006822
Orbit inclination i 77.53990404°
Perihelion distance q 3.12433317 AU
467,393,590 km
Aphelion distance Q n.a.
Semi-major axis a n.a.
Orbital period period n.a.
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2019-Nov-11 00:03:10
2,458,798.5022 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 24.408401666826°
Longitude of the ascending node node 25.257713884245°
Mean anomaly M -3.5998627235968E-5°
Mean motion n 0.00000010°/day

Visualization of Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) 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/2018 N2 (ASASSN)
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Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Comet C/2018 N2 (ASASSN) in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 17 02h 06m 41s -01° 05’ 03” 14.44 Cetus
2019 May 18 02h 07m 23s -00° 52’ 32” 14.43 Cetus
2019 May 19 02h 08m 04s -00° 40’ 03” 14.42 Cetus
2019 May 20 02h 08m 45s -00° 27’ 33” 14.41 Cetus
2019 May 21 02h 09m 28s -00° 15’ 05” 14.40 Cetus
2019 May 22 02h 10m 09s -00° 02’ 36” 14.39 Cetus
2019 May 23 02h 10m 50s +00° 09’ 48” 14.38 Cetus
2019 May 24 02h 11m 30s +00° 22’ 15” 14.37 Cetus
2019 May 25 02h 12m 11s +00° 34’ 41” 14.36 Cetus
2019 May 26 02h 12m 51s +00° 47’ 08” 14.35 Cetus
2019 May 27 02h 13m 32s +00° 59’ 33” 14.34 Cetus
2019 May 28 02h 14m 12s +01° 11’ 57” 14.32 Cetus
2019 May 29 02h 14m 53s +01° 24’ 21” 14.31 Cetus
2019 May 30 02h 15m 33s +01° 36’ 46” 14.30 Cetus