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159P/LONEOS

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-5-23.0086
Perihelion distance : 3.624955 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 23.4615 °
Orbital period : 14.19 years
Eccentricity : 0.381698

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


On 2017 Sep 05 08h38 UT by Jean-Gabriel Bosch


(Copyright Jean-Gabriel Bosch)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)20.1
m2 standard deviation0.3
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 3.896 AU
d (dist/Earth) 3.194 AU
Right ascension02 23 43.01 h m s
Declination-03 36 20.8 ° ' "
MPC report
COD W96
CON Jean-Gabriel Bosch [JGBosch@free.fr]
OBS A. Maury, J.-B. de Vanssay, J.-G. Bosch
MEA J.-G.Bosch
TEL 0.4-m f/5.4 Ritchey-Chretien + QHY9CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.09.05 06:36:37
AC2 JGBosch@free.fr
NET UCAC-4
0159P        KC2017 09 05.35988 02 23 43.01 -03 36 20.8          19.6 N      W96
0159P        KC2017 09 05.38961 02 23 42.68 -03 36 21.4          20.1 N      W96
0159P        KC2017 09 03.36664 02 23 56.05 -03 34 58.3          20.4 N      W96
0159P        KC2017 09 03.40438 02 23 55.79 -03 35 00.4          20.4 N      W96
Instrument typeRitchey-Chretien
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length2160 mm
Instrument focale/diameter5.4
Filter(s)None
CameraQHY
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-30 °C
Binning3x3
MountVMA 200
AutoguideNo
Exposure details60x1mn
Air mass1
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan Pedro Atacama Chili
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.59 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Sep 05 12h40m03s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 05 16h13m31s

(Record n° 18197)

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