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3200 Phaethon

Date of perihelion passage : 2012-5-2.3000
Perihelion distance : 0.140000 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 22.0000 °
Orbital period : 1.43 years
Eccentricity : 0.890000

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


On 2017 Sep 16 09h30 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)18.5
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m24.8 "
r (dist/Sun) 1.992 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.886 AU
Right ascension06 11 23.88 h m s
Declination+33 06 44.1 ° ' "
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 2017.09.16 
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
03200        KC2017 09 16.39584 06 11 23.88 +33 06 44.1          18.5 R      W96
03200        KC2017 09 16.40563 06 11 24.66 +33 06 45.0          18.5 R      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 details16 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 16 11h52m35s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 16 12h01m48s

(Record n° 18232)

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