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29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

Date of perihelion passage : 2019-3-14.3329
Perihelion distance : 5.766349 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 9.3733 °
Orbital period : 14.76 years
Eccentricity : 0.042034

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


On 2017 Sep 02 23h25 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)14.2
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 5.822 AU
d (dist/Earth) 4.881 AU
Right ascension21 12 48.53 h m s
Declination-14 29 58.5 ° ' "
MPC report
COD W96
CON JEAN-FRANCOIS SOULIER [jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr]
OBS A. Maury, J.-B. de Vanssay, J.-F. Soulier
MEA J.-F. Soulier
TEL 0.4-m f/5.4 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.09.02 and 03
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
0029P         C2017 09 02.97563 21 12 48.53 -14 29 58.5          14.1 N      W96
0029P         C2017 09 03.00101 21 12 47.92 -14 30 00.3          14.3 N      W96
0029P         C2017 09 03.02700 21 12 47.26 -14 30 02.7          14.2 N      W96
0029P         C2017 09 03.05312 21 12 46.63 -14 30 04.3          14.2 N      W96
0029P         C2017 09 03.07921 21 12 46.00 -14 30 05.1          14.2 N      W96
0029P         C2017 09 03.11750 21 12 45.04 -14 30 08.0          14.1 N      W96
Instrument typeRitchey-Chretien
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length2160 mm
Instrument focale/diameter5.4
Filter(s)Rc (UBVRI)
CameraQHY
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-30 °C
Binning3x3
MountVMA 200
AutoguideNo
Exposure details2 x 60s
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan Pedro d'Atacama Chili
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.59 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Sep 03 05h13m27s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 03 05h31m23s

(Record n° 18187)

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