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Comet C/2019 J2 (Palomar)

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Comet C/2019 J2 (Palomar) Orbital Elements

The following table lists the orbital elements of Comet C/2019 J2 (Palomar) at epoch 10 May 2019 00:00 UTC (JD: 2458614.5). Source: JPL Small-Body Database

Element Symbol Value
Orbit eccentricity e 0.96255343
Orbit inclination i 105.36856008°
Perihelion distance q 1.71527652 AU
256,601,716 km
Aphelion distance Q 89.89667864 AU
13,448,351,735 km
Semi-major axis a 45.80597758 AU
6,852,476,725 km
Orbital period period 310.0200 years
113,235.2547 days
Date of perihelion transit Tp 2019-Jul-20 06:44:54
2,458,684.7812 JD
Argument of perihelion peri 99.282752954053°
Longitude of the ascending node node 25.73912757991°
Mean anomaly M 359.77656049878°
Mean motion n 0.00317922°/day

Visualization of Comet C/2019 J2 (Palomar) Orbit

This 3d orbit diagram is a feature of our 3D Solar System Simulator and shows the orbit of Comet C/2019 J2 (Palomar) with respect of the Sun and the orbits of the major planets. The position of Comet C/2019 J2 (Palomar) 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/2019 J2 (Palomar)
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Comet C/2019 J2 (Palomar) 15 Days Ephemeris

The following table lists the ephemerides of Comet C/2019 J2 (Palomar) computed for the past and next 7 days, with a 24 hours interval. Click on each row of the table to locate Comet C/2019 J2 (Palomar) in our Online Planetarium at the chosen date.

Date Right AscensionR.A. DeclinationDec. MagnitudeMag Constellation
2019 May 16 00h 14m 18s +48° 43’ 27” 17.51 Cassiopeia
2019 May 17 00h 14m 39s +49° 17’ 44” 17.49 Cassiopeia
2019 May 18 00h 14m 58s +49° 52’ 35” 17.46 Cassiopeia
2019 May 19 00h 15m 16s +50° 28’ 00” 17.43 Cassiopeia
2019 May 20 00h 15m 34s +51° 03’ 59” 17.40 Cassiopeia
2019 May 21 00h 15m 51s +51° 40’ 35” 17.38 Cassiopeia
2019 May 22 00h 16m 06s +52° 17’ 45” 17.35 Cassiopeia
2019 May 23 00h 16m 21s +52° 55’ 33” 17.32 Cassiopeia
2019 May 24 00h 16m 33s +53° 34’ 00” 17.30 Cassiopeia
2019 May 25 00h 16m 45s +54° 13’ 04” 17.27 Cassiopeia
2019 May 26 00h 16m 55s +54° 52’ 45” 17.24 Cassiopeia
2019 May 27 00h 17m 04s +55° 33’ 07” 17.21 Cassiopeia
2019 May 28 00h 17m 12s +56° 14’ 09” 17.19 Cassiopeia
2019 May 29 00h 17m 17s +56° 55’ 51” 17.16 Cassiopeia