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C/2015 V1 (PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2017-12-17.7652
Perihelion distance : 4.266795 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 139.2299 °
Eccentricity : 1.000569

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


On 2017 Sep 08 06h36 UT by Thierry Noel


(Copyright Thierry Noel)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)16.3
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 4.348 AU
d (dist/Earth) 3.708 AU
Right ascension02 15 48.73 h m s
Declination+26 35 36.4 ° ' "
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 2017.09.08 12:22:22
AC2 thierrynoel38a@free.fr
NET Gaia DR1
    CK15V010  C2017 09 08.27532 02 15 48.73 +26 35 36.4          16.2 N      W96
    CK15V010  C2017 09 08.28813 02 15 47.81 +26 35 28.6          16.4 N      W96
    CK15V010  C2017 09 08.30250 02 15 46.86 +26 35 20.9          16.2 N      W96
InstrumentMarcon RC 400
Instrument typeRitchey-Chretien
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length2160 mm
Instrument focale/diameter5.4
CameraQSI 532ws-M1
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-30 °C
Binning3x3
AutoguideNo
Exposure details25x1mn
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Reference stars catalogGaia DR1
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.59 "/pix
Image processingAstrometrica (-dark, /flat, add), Iris (gradient, levels, ddp, crop)
Observation submission date2017 Sep 08 12h24m25s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 09 00h40m49s

(Record n° 18203)

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