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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 Dec 19 17h52 UT by Francois Kugel

Nuclear magnitude (m2)12.3
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 0.977 AU
d (dist/Earth) 0.078 AU
Right ascension22 36 16.12 h m s
Declination+02 32 01.6 ° ' "
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 2017.12.20 08:53:02
AC2 fkugel@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
03200         C2017 12 19.74439 22 36 16.12 +02 32 01.6          12.2 R      A77
03200         C2017 12 19.74702 22 36 11.70 +02 30 55.1          12.3 R      A77
03200         C2017 12 19.74969 22 36 07.18 +02 29 47.4          12.3 R      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-20 °C
Binning1x1
MountMeade MCMT-TDM
Observatory MPC codeA77
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Observation submission date2017 Dec 20 09h07m35s

(Record n° 18659)

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