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C/2015 ER61 (PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2017-5-9.9460
Perihelion distance : 1.042125 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 6.3490 °
Orbital period : 7551.00 years
Eccentricity : 0.997352

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


On 2017 Aug 22 08h37 UT by Jean-Gabriel Bosch


(Copyright Jean-Gabriel Bosch)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)15.4
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 1.933 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.680 AU
Right ascension03 51 34.99 h m s
Declination+23 27 23.6 ° ' "
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 2017.08.22 07:16:10
AC2 JGBosch@free.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK15E61R  C2017 08 22.35926 03 51 34.99 +23 27 23.6          15.3 N      W96
    CK15E61R  C2017 08 22.38359 03 51 35.98 +23 27 24.7          15.4 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 details40x1mn
Air mass1.2
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan Pedro Atacama Chili
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.59 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Aug 22 12h18m54s
Observation modification date2017 Aug 22 13h35m08s

(Record n° 18102)

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