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217P/LINEAR

Date of perihelion passage : 2017-7-16.5604
Perihelion distance : 1.235351 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 12.8565 °
Orbital period : 7.87 years
Eccentricity : 0.687754

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


On 2017 Dec 25 01h20 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)17.2
m2 standard deviation0.2
Aperture radius used for m26.6 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.234 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.314 AU
Right ascension08 02 08.71 h m s
Declination+13 48 58.8 ° ' "
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 2017.12.25
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
0217P         C2017 12 25.05584 08 02 08.71 +13 48 58.8          17.3 N      A77
0217P         C2017 12 25.09850 08 02 05.76 +13 49 21.3          17.0 N      A77
0217P         C2017 12 25.14186 08 02 02.94 +13 49 43.6          17.4 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
AutoguideNo
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 25 08h28m09s
Observation modification date2017 Dec 25 15h26m18s

(Record n° 18695)

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