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62P/Tsuchinshan

Date of perihelion passage : 2017-11-16.1240
Perihelion distance : 1.383812 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 9.7081 °
Orbital period : 6.38 years
Eccentricity : 0.597484

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


On 2017 Aug 14 02h34 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)18.8
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m24.9 "
r (dist/Sun) 1.723 AU
d (dist/Earth) 2.117 AU
Right ascension05 50 06.53 h m s
Declination+19 19 30.1 ° ' "
MPC report
COD C10
CON JEAN-FRANCOIS SOULIER [jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr]
OBS J.-F. Soulier
MEA J.-F. Soulier
TEL 0.30-m f/3.8 Newtonian reflector + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.08.14 
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
0062P        KC2017 08 14.10670 05 50 06.53 +19 19 30.1          18.7 N      C10
0062P        KC2017 08 14.11812 05 50 08.44 +19 19 31.8          18.9 N      C10
0062P        KC2017 08 14.13336 05 50 11.11 +19 19 35.2          18.8 N      C10
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)300 mm
Instrument focale length1140 mm
Instrument focale/diameter3.8
Filter(s)None
CameraST8-XME
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-15 °C
Binning1x1
MountF60a Axis instruments
AutoguideNo
Exposure details18 x 60s
Observatory MPC codeC10
LocationSeine et Marne (77)
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.62 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Aug 14 07h22m55s
Observation modification date2017 Aug 14 11h51m46s

(Record n° 18055)

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