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213P/Van Ness

Date of perihelion passage : 2017-9-24.4273
Perihelion distance : 1.983525 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 10.3773 °
Orbital period : 6.12 years
Eccentricity : 0.407460

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


On 2017 Aug 28 20h03 UT by Francois Kugel


(Copyright Francois Kugel)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)16
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.56 "
r (dist/Sun) 1.995 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.216 AU
Right ascension18 51 59.78 h m s
Declination-24 31 43.3 ° ' "
MPC report
COD A77
CON FRANCOIS KUGEL [fkugel@wanadoo.fr]
OBS C. Rinner, F. Kugel
MEA F. Kugel
TEL 0.4-m f/3 reflector + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.08.29 07:56:01
AC2 fkugel@wanadoo.fr
NET USNO-SA2.0
0213P        KC2017 08 28.83535 18 51 59.78 -24 31 43.3          16.0 N      A77
0213P        KC2017 08 28.84783 18 52 00.19 -24 31 37.3          16.1 N      A77
0213P        KC2017 08 28.86754 18 52 00.77 -24 31 27.7          15.8 N      A77
Instrumental configurationConfig1
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length1200 mm
Instrument focale/diameter3
Filter(s)L
CameraAtik460EX
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-10 °C
Binning1x1
MountMeade MCMT-TDM
Exposure details13x120s
Observatory MPC codeA77
Reference stars catalogUSNO-SA2.0
Image resize factor1
Resulting picture sampling (scale)0.8 "/pix
Remarks or comments
Observation submission date2017 Aug 29 08h06m43s
Observation modification date2017 Aug 29 08h25m40s

(Record n° 18140)

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