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29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

Date of perihelion passage : 2019-3-13.5709
Perihelion distance : 5.766438 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 9.3730 °
Orbital period : 14.76 years
Eccentricity : 0.042078

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


On 2017 Aug 02 00h20 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)15.7
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 5.828 AU
d (dist/Earth) 4.827 AU
Right ascension21 27 24.87 h m s
Declination-13 48 37.9 ° ' "
MPC report
COD W96
CON JEAN-FRANCOIS SOULIER [jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr]
OBS A. Maury, J.-B. de Vanssay, J.-F. Soulier
MEA J.-F. Soulier
TEL 0.4-m f/5.4 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.08.02 
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
0029P         C2017 08 02.01390 21 27 24.87 -13 48 37.9          15.8 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 02.06402 21 27 23.48 -13 48 41.9          15.7 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 02.11549 21 27 22.04 -13 48 46.3          15.7 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 02.12923 21 27 21.64 -13 48 47.1          15.8 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 02.15286 21 27 20.98 -13 48 48.9          15.7 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 02.19181 21 27 19.88 -13 48 52.2          15.7 N      W96
Instrument typeRitchey-Chretien
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length2160 mm
Instrument focale/diameter5.4
Filter(s)None
CameraQSI
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-30 °C
Binning3x3
MountVMA 200
AutoguideNo
Exposure details60 x 60s
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan Pedro d'Atacama Chili
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.59 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Aug 02 10h55m33s
Observation modification date2017 Aug 02 11h06m27s

(Record n° 18013)

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