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) 1.796887
e (eccentricity) 1.000815
ω (argument of perihelion) 236.1997
Ω (Longitude of ascending node) 88.2353
i (inclination) 87.5630
T (time of perihelion passage) 2022-12-19 16:26:23
JD2459933.1858
Epoch 2022 Nov 26
Reference MPEC 2022-V95
Magnitude parameteres (source: COBS last year)
Absolute magnitude 4.7
Slope parameter 2.6
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