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29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

Date of perihelion passage : 2019-3-13.5709
Perihelion distance : 5.766438 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 9.3730 °
Orbital period : 14.76 years
Eccentricity : 0.042078

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


On 2017 Aug 31 19h59 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)13.6
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.5 "
r (dist/Sun) 5.822 AU
d (dist/Earth) 4.869 AU
Right ascension21 13 40.72 h m s
Declination-14 27 38.8 ° ' "
MPC report
COD C10
CON JEAN-FRANCOIS SOULIER [jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr]
OBS J.-F. Soulier
MEA J.-F. Soulier
TEL 0.30-m f/3.8 Newtonian reflector + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.08.31
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
0029P         C2017 08 31.83241 21 13 40.72 -14 27 38.8          13.7 N      C10
0029P         C2017 08 31.87329 21 13 39.70 -14 27 41.5          13.6 N      C10
0029P         C2017 08 31.87710 21 13 39.60 -14 27 42.2          13.6 N      C10
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)300 mm
Instrument focale length1140 mm
Instrument focale/diameter3.8
Filter(s)None
CameraST8-XME
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-15 °C
Binning1x1
MountF60a Axis instruments
AutoguideNo
Exposure details5 x 60s
Observatory MPC codeC10
LocationSeine et Marne (77)
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.62 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Sep 01 06h39m48s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 01 08h41m56s

(Record n° 18159)

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