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C/2016 N6 (PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-7-18.2129
Perihelion distance : 2.669345 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 105.8301 °
Eccentricity : 0.998515

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


On 2017 Sep 12 19h42 UT by Francois Kugel


(Copyright Francois Kugel)

Coma Total magnitude (m1)15
Aperture radius used for m10.4 '
Nuclear magnitude (m2)15.7
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.56 "
r (dist/Sun) 4.097 AU
d (dist/Earth) 4.423 AU
Right ascension14 53 14.91 h m s
Declination+51 53 34.4 ° ' "
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 2017.09.13 07:59:42
AC2 fkugel@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK16N060 KC2017 09 12.82085 14 53 14.91 +51 53 34.4          15.6 N      A77
    CK16N060 KC2017 09 12.82823 14 53 14.99 +51 53 30.5          15.7 N      A77
    CK16N060 KC2017 09 12.83562 14 53 14.87 +51 53 26.1          15.0 T      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 details27x60s
Observatory MPC codeA77
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Resulting picture sampling (scale)0.8 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Sep 13 08h10m06s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 13 08h25m18s

(Record n° 18217)

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