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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 27 23h15 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)12.5
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 5.823 AU
d (dist/Earth) 4.849 AU
Right ascension21 15 19.08 h m s
Declination-14 23 04.4 ° ' "
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 2017.08.27 and 28
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
0029P         C2017 08 27.96871 21 15 19.08 -14 23 04.4          12.5 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 27.99339 21 15 18.44 -14 23 06.3          12.5 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 28.01877 21 15 17.77 -14 23 08.1          12.5 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 28.04426 21 15 17.09 -14 23 10.2          12.5 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 28.06959 21 15 16.41 -14 23 11.9          12.6 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 28.09860 21 15 15.65 -14 23 14.0          12.5 N      W96
0029P         C2017 08 28.12400 21 15 14.95 -14 23 15.9          12.5 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 details3 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 28 05h42m30s
Observation modification date2017 Aug 28 06h00m45s

(Record n° 18135)

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