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C/2017 K6 (Jacques)

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-1-3.1465
Perihelion distance : 2.002702 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 57.2493 °
Eccentricity : 0.997988

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


On 2017 Jul 29 05h45 UT by Jean-Gabriel Bosch


(Copyright Jean-Gabriel Bosch)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)16.9
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.733 AU
d (dist/Earth) 2.185 AU
Right ascension01 37 25.06 h m s
Declination-72 54 08.3 ° ' "
MPC report
COD W96
CON Jean-Gabriel Bosch [JGBosch@free.fr]
OBS A. Maury, J.-B. de Vanssay, J.-G. Bosch
MEA J.-G.Bosch
TEL 0.4-m f/5.4 Ritchey-Chretien + QHY9CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.07.29 06:14:22
AC2 JGBosch@free.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK17K060  C2017 07 29.23956 01 37 25.06 -72 54 08.3          16.9 N      W96
    CK17K060  C2017 07 29.27293 01 37 31.18 -72 54 36.4          16.9 N      W96
Instrument typeRitchey-Chretien
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length2160 mm
Instrument focale/diameter5.4
Filter(s)None
CameraQHY
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-30 °C
Binning3x3
MountVMA 200
AutoguideNo
Exposure details45x60s
Air mass1.8
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan Pedro Atacama Chili
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.59 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Jul 29 12h15m52s
Observation modification date2017 Jul 29 15h53m08s

(Record n° 17998)

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