Comet C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS)

Lightcurve of C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS)
The orbital elements of C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS) (source: http://astro.vanbuitenen.nl/)
q (perihelion distance) 1.796991
e (eccentricity) 1.000765
ω (argument of perihelion) 236.1953
Ω (Longitude of ascending node) 88.2359
i (inclination) 87.5602
T (time of perihelion passage) 2022-12-19 16:22:47
JD2459933.1833
Epoch 2022 May 15
Reference MPEC 2022-J42
Magnitude parameteres (source: COBS last 30 days)
Absolute magnitude 3.6
Slope parameter 3.5
Ephemeris of C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS) for location Crni Vrh Observatory
Date J(2000) Comet Sky Motion Object Moon
UTC RA Dec Delta r Elong Phase Mag "/min PA Azi Alt Phase Dist.

Terminology:

RA right ascension in hours
Dec declination in degrees
Delta distance between comet and Earth (AU)
r distance between comet and Sun (AU)
Elong elongation - the angle between the Sun and comet
Phase percent of surface illuminated
Mag magnitude - brightness estimate