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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 2011 Apr 19 20h09 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)15.6
Aperture radius used for m28 "
Coma diameter0.40 '
Tail length0.01 °
Tail position angle (PA)104.5 °
r (dist/Sun) 2.595 AU
d (dist/Earth) 2.598 AU
Right ascension07 25 05.31 h m s
Declination+41 48 32.9 ° ' "
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 2011.04.19
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET USNO-B1.0
0240P         C2011 04 19.83962 07 25 05.31 +41 48 32.9          15.6 N      C10
0240P         C2011 04 19.84550 07 25 05.91 +41 48 31.1          15.6 N      C10
0240P         C2011 04 19.85309 07 25 06.69 +41 48 29.0          15.5 N      C10
0240P         C2011 04 19.86080 07 25 07.49 +41 48 26.6          15.6 N      C10
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)254 mm
Instrument focale length900 mm
Instrument focale/diameter3.6
CameraST7-XMEd
SensorCCD
Sensor size6.9 x 4.6 mm2
Sensor pixels number765 x 510
Sensor temperature-20 °C
Binning1x1
MountPERL-VIXEN
AutoguideYes
Exposure total time1800 s
Exposure details15 X 120s
Seeing2
Moon elongation126 °
Air mass1.15
Observatory MPC codeC10
Location77
Reference stars catalogUSNO-B1.0
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)2.04 "/pix
Image processingPRISMV8 APE Vignette en FC
Observation submission date2011 Apr 20 00h34m37s
Observation modification date2011 Apr 20 00h40m12s

(Record n° 02511)

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