Comet C/2021 S3 (PANSTARRS)

Lightcurve of C/2021 S3 (PANSTARRS)
The orbital elements of C/2021 S3 (PANSTARRS) (source: http://astro.vanbuitenen.nl/)
q (perihelion distance) 1.320213
e (eccentricity) 1.000277
ω (argument of perihelion) 6.8543
Ω (Longitude of ascending node) 215.6212
i (inclination) 58.5330
T (time of perihelion passage) 2024-02-14 17:02:15
JD2460355.2107
Epoch 2024 Apr 15
Reference MPEC 2024-GJ3
Magnitude parameteres (source: COBS last 30 days)
Absolute magnitude 9.2
Slope parameter 1.3
Ephemeris of C/2021 S3 (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