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C/2015 VL62 (Lemmon-Yeung-PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2017-8-28.5975
Perihelion distance : 2.720304 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 165.6141 °
Eccentricity : 1.001852

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


On 2017 Aug 31 20h10 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)15.6
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m26.5 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.720 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.780 AU
Right ascension20 53 56.19 h m s
Declination+00 14 18.1 ° ' "
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
    CK15V62L  C2017 08 31.84054 20 53 56.19 +00 14 18.1          15.6 N      C10
    CK15V62L  C2017 08 31.88367 20 53 47.07 +00 13 11.8          15.6 N      C10
    CK15V62L  C2017 08 31.88844 20 53 46.07 +00 13 04.8          15.6 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 details10 x 40s
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 08h02m33s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 01 10h06m40s

(Record n° 18163)

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