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) 1.796905
e (eccentricity) 1.000793
ω (argument of perihelion) 236.1978
Ω (Longitude of ascending node) 88.2351
i (inclination) 87.5620
T (time of perihelion passage) 2022-12-19 16:22:04
JD2459933.1828
Epoch 2022 Aug 09
Reference MPEC 2022-P82
Magnitude parameteres (source: COBS last 30 days)
Absolute magnitude 3.3
Slope parameter 4.0
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