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240P/NEAT

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-5-15.9217
Perihelion distance : 2.133612 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 23.5030 °
Orbital period : 7.62 years
Eccentricity : 0.448976

NASA/JPL elements, ephemeris and orbit diagram
IAU/MPC elements and ephemeris


On 2010 Sep 18 03h47 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)15.9
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m28 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.128 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.968 AU
Right ascension06 00 19.53 h m s
Declination+17 20 07.2 ° ' "
MPC report
COD C10
CON JEAN FRANCOIS SOULIER [jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr]
OBS J.F. Soulier
MEA J.F. Soulier
TEL 0.255-m f/3,6 Newtonian reflector + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2010.09.18
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET USNO-B1.0
0240P         C2010 09 18.15758 06 00 19.53 +17 20 07.2          15.7 N      C10
0240P         C2010 09 18.16349 06 00 20.14 +17 20 10.6          16.0 N      C10
0240P         C2010 09 18.17080 06 00 20.80 +17 20 13.9          15.9 N      C10
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)255 mm
Instrument focale length765 mm
Instrument focale/diameter3.6
CameraST7-XMEd
SensorCCD
Sensor size6.9x4.6 mm2
Sensor pixels number765x510
Sensor temperature-25 °C
Binning1x1
MountPERL-VIXEN
AutoguideYes
Exposure total time1200 s
Exposure details10X120s
Seeing2
Moon elongation152 °
Air mass1.29
Observatory MPC codeC10
Location77
Reference stars catalogUSNO-B1.0
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)2.06 "/pix
Image processingPRISMV6 APE N/B
Observation submission date2010 Sep 20 13h34m15s
Observation modification date2010 Sep 20 13h44m28s

(Record n° 00926)

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