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C/2016 M1 (PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-8-10.2013
Perihelion distance : 2.210574 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 90.9937 °
Eccentricity : 0.998921

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


On 2017 Aug 20 21h25 UT by Patrick Ditz


(Copyright Patrick Ditz)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)16.4
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m27.5 "
r (dist/Sun) 4.378 AU
d (dist/Earth) 4.183 AU
Right ascension17 07 36.43 h m s
Declination+41 52 17.1 ° ' "
MPC report
COD K97
CON P. Ditz [patrick.ditz@wanadoo.fr]
OBS P. Ditz
MEA P. Ditz
TEL 0.20-m f/7.4 reflector + CCD
ACK Report C/2016 M1 2017/08/20
AC2 patrick.ditz@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK16M010  C2017 08 20.89231 17 07 36.43 +41 52 17.1          16.5 N      K97
    CK16M010  C2017 08 20.92465 17 07 35.56 +41 51 42.4          16.4 N      K97
    CK16M010  C2017 08 20.93053 17 07 35.40 +41 51 36.1          16.4 N      K97
Instrumental configurationConfig1
Instrumentperso
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)200 mm
Instrument focale length1480 mm
Instrument focale/diameter7.4
Filter(s)L
CameraATIK 460 EX
SensorCCD
Sensor size12.5x10.0 mm2
Sensor pixels number2749x2199
Sensor temperature-15 °C
Binning2x2
MountVMA300 Valmeca
Exposure total time2760 s
Exposure details23x120s
Air mass1.2
Observatory MPC codeK97
Location67130 Freconrupt
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwarePRISM
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.26 "/pix
Image processingPRISM
Observation submission date2017 Aug 25 17h20m00s
Observation modification date2017 Aug 25 17h23m48s

(Record n° 18122)

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