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240P/NEAT

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-5-15.9217
Perihelion distance : 2.133612 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 23.5030 °
Orbital period : 7.62 years
Eccentricity : 0.448976

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


On 2017 Sep 20 05h01 UT by Jean-Gabriel Bosch


(Copyright Jean-Gabriel Bosch)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)15.9
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.770 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.894 AU
Right ascension00 27 37.33 h m s
Declination-36 03 43.3 ° ' "
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
0240P         C2017 09 20.20887 00 27 37.33 -36 03 43.3          15.9 N      W96
0240P         C2017 09 20.24172 00 27 35.52 -36 03 51.9          15.8 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 mass1.1
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 16h58m22s

(Record n° 18259)

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