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62P/Tsuchinshan

Date of perihelion passage : 2017-11-16.1240
Perihelion distance : 1.383812 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 9.7081 °
Orbital period : 6.38 years
Eccentricity : 0.597484

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


On 2017 Sep 20 08h06 UT by Jean-Gabriel Bosch


(Copyright Jean-Gabriel Bosch)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)16.9
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 1.524 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.716 AU
Right ascension07 48 58.06 h m s
Declination+19 30 29.2 ° ' "
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 2017.09.20 07:21:22
AC2 JGBosch@free.fr
NET UCAC-4
0062P         C2017 09 20.33718 07 48 58.06 +19 30 29.2          16.9 N      W96
0062P         C2017 09 20.38348 07 49 07.52 +19 30 19.8          16.8 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 mass3
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 20 12h25m54s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 20 16h57m08s

(Record n° 18257)

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