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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 Nov 06 00h34 UT by Thierry Noel


(Copyright Thierry Noel)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)15.9
m2 standard deviation0.3
Aperture radius used for m29 "
Tail position angle (PA)270 °
r (dist/Sun) 2.139 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.455 AU
Right ascension06 55 19.83 h m s
Declination+25 26 05.7 ° ' "
MPC report
COD B83
CON Thierry NOEL [thierrynoel1@laposte.net]
OBS T. Noel
MEA T. Noel
TEL 0.20-m f/5.0 reflector + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2010.11.06 23:59:23
AC2 thierrynoel1@laposte.net
NET UCAC-3
0240P         C2010 11 06.02328 06 55 19.83 +25 26 05.7          16.2 N      B83
0240P         C2010 11 06.03187 06 55 20.08 +25 26 13.0          15.9 N      B83
0240P         C2010 11 06.04330 06 55 20.43 +25 26 22.2          15.5 N      B83
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)200 mm
Instrument focale length1000 mm
Instrument focale/diameter5.0
CameraSBIG ST7-XME
SensorCCD
Sensor size6.9x4.6 mm2
Sensor pixels number765x510
Sensor temperature-20 °C
Binning1x1
MountAtlas-EQG
AutoguideYes
Exposure total time2760 s
Exposure details23x2mn
Sky transparency (naked eye max mag)4.5
Observatory MPC codeB83
LocationGieres 38610 France
Reference stars catalogUCAC-3
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.85 "/pix
Image processingAstrometrica(-dark, /flat, add) + Iris(crop, levels)
Remarks or commentsMagV 5.76 star below (TYC1898-02479-1)
Observation submission date2010 Nov 07 00h10m34s
Observation modification date2010 Nov 07 00h24m36s

(Record n° 01135)

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