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C/2017 K2 (PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2022-12-21.2716
Perihelion distance : 1.810461 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 87.5526 °
Eccentricity : 1.000360

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


On 2017 Jul 09 22h24 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)19
m2 standard deviation0.2
Aperture radius used for m26.6 "
r (dist/Sun)15.811 AU
d (dist/Earth)15.763 AU
Right ascension17 25 24.54 h m s
Declination+64 16 44.8 ° ' "
MPC report
COD A77
CON JEAN-FRANCOIS SOULIER [jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr]
OBS J.-F. Soulier
MEA J.-F. Soulier
TEL 0.20-m f/4 Newtonian reflector + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.07.09
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK17K020 KC2017 07 09.93342 17 25 24.54 +64 16 44.8          19.1 N      A77
    CK17K020 KC2017 07 09.97751 17 25 23.33 +64 16 40.2          18.8 N      A77
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)200 mm
Instrument focale length800 mm
Instrument focale/diameter4
Filter(s)None
CameraATIK 314L+
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-5 °C
Binning1x1
MountAstronomy Equipment AEb
AutoguideNo
Exposure details120 x 60s
Observatory MPC codeA77
LocationDauban (04)
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.65 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Jul 10 05h20m36s
Observation modification date2017 Jul 10 05h40m35s

(Record n° 17930)

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