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29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

Date of perihelion passage : 2019-3-14.3329
Perihelion distance : 5.766349 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 9.3733 °
Orbital period : 14.76 years
Eccentricity : 0.042034

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


On 2017 Aug 23 23h21 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)14
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 5.824 AU
d (dist/Earth) 4.833 AU
Right ascension21 17 05.54 h m s
Declination-14 18 05.4 ° ' "
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 2017.08.23 and 24
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
0029P         C2017 08 23.97309 21 17 05.54 -14 18 05.4          14.0 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 24.00497 21 17 04.67 -14 18 08.0          14.0 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 24.04128 21 17 03.66 -14 18 10.9          14.0 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 24.08472 21 17 02.45 -14 18 14.3          14.0 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 details20 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 24 04h52m07s
Observation modification date2017 Aug 24 08h58m56s

(Record n° 18112)

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