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C/2016 T3 (PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2017-9-6.9790
Perihelion distance : 2.649526 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 22.6766 °
Orbital period : 1707.00 years
Eccentricity : 0.981294

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


On 2017 Dec 23 04h23 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)18.2
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.6 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.873 AU
d (dist/Earth) 2.331 AU
Right ascension09 59 19.68 h m s
Declination-09 34 13.0 ° ' "
MPC report
COD A77
CON JEAN-FRANCOIS SOULIER [jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr]
OBS J.-F. Soulier
MEA J.-F. Soulier
TEL 0.20-m f/4 Newtonian reflector + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.12.23
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK16T030 KC2017 12 23.18265 09 59 19.68 -09 34 13.0          18.1 N      A77
    CK16T030 KC2017 12 23.20217 09 59 19.83 -09 34 27.8          18.3 N      A77
    CK16T030 KC2017 12 23.22534 09 59 19.92 -09 34 44.8          18.3 N      A77
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)200 mm
Instrument focale length800 mm
Instrument focale/diameter4
Filter(s)None
CameraATIK 314L+
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-20 °C
Binning1x1
MountAstronomy Equipment AEb
AutoguideYes
Exposure details60 x 60s
Observatory MPC codeA77
LocationDauban (04)
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.65 "/pix
Observation submission date2017 Dec 23 08h23m08s
Observation modification date2017 Dec 23 09h19m45s

(Record n° 18673)

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