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240P/NEAT

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-5-15.9217
Perihelion distance : 2.133612 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 23.5030 °
Orbital period : 7.62 years
Eccentricity : 0.448976

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


On 2017 Sep 01 07h05 UT by Thierry Noel


(Copyright Thierry Noel)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)15.8
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.852 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.986 AU
Right ascension00 41 14.35 h m s
Declination-34 00 27.0 ° ' "
MPC report
COD W96
CON Thierry Noel [thierrynoel38a@free.fr]
OBS A. Maury, J.-B. de Vanssay, T. Noel
MEA T. Noel
TEL 0.4-m f/5.4 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD
COM Aperture radius for m2 : 6.4"
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.09.01 12:35:06
AC2 thierrynoel38a@free.fr
NET Gaia DR1
0240P         C2017 09 01.29498 00 41 14.35 -34 00 27.0          15.8 N      W96
0240P         C2017 09 01.31172 00 41 13.79 -34 00 35.3          15.8 N      W96
0240P         C2017 09 01.33005 00 41 13.19 -34 00 44.4          15.8 N      W96
InstrumentMarcon RC 400
Instrument typeRitchey-Chretien
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length2160 mm
Instrument focale/diameter5.4
CameraQHY9
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-20 °C
Binning3x3
MountVMA 200
AutoguideNo
Exposure details45x1mn
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Reference stars catalogGaia DR1
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.59 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Sep 01 13h14m42s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 01 22h03m56s

(Record n° 18175)

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