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C/2016 R2 (PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-5-9.5823
Perihelion distance : 2.602324 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 58.2206 °
Orbital period : 20418.00 years
Eccentricity : 0.996506

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


On 2017 Sep 02 03h44 UT by Francois Kugel


(Copyright Francois Kugel)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)16.1
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m26.56 "
r (dist/Sun) 3.655 AU
d (dist/Earth) 3.684 AU
Right ascension05 24 47.06 h m s
Declination-03 13 56.7 ° ' "
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 2017.09.02 07:29:19
AC2 fkugel@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK16R020 KC2017 09 02.15540 05 24 47.06 -03 13 56.7          16.1 N      A77
    CK16R020 KC2017 09 02.16358 05 24 47.35 -03 13 56.2          16.1 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 details12x60s
Observatory MPC codeA77
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Image resize factor1
Resulting picture sampling (scale)0.8 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Sep 02 07h39m26s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 02 07h53m49s

(Record n° 18180)

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