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C/2017 T1 (Heinze)

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-2-21.7087
Perihelion distance : 0.580575 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 96.8353 °
Eccentricity : 1.000082

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


On 2017 Dec 25 21h24 UT by Patrick Ditz


(Copyright Patrick Ditz)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)14.7
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m27.5 "
Coma diameter1.4 '
Tail position angle (PA)237 °
r (dist/Sun) 1.324 AU
d (dist/Earth) 0.387 AU
Right ascension08 30 46.40 h m s
Declination+20 27 38.2 ° ' "
MPC report
COD K97
CON P. Ditz [patrick.ditz@wanadoo.fr]
OBS P. Ditz
MEA P. Ditz
TEL 0.20-m f/7.4 reflector + CCD
ACK MPCReport C/2017T1 2017/12/25
AC2 patrick.ditz@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK17T010  C2017 12 25.89154 08 30 46.40 +20 27 38.2          14.7 N      K97
    CK17T010  C2017 12 25.89413 08 30 45.72 +20 28 02.1          14.6 N      K97
    CK17T010  C2017 12 25.89438 08 30 45.64 +20 28 04.7          14.6 N      K97
    CK17T010  C2017 12 25.89980 08 30 44.16 +20 28 56.3          14.8 N      K97
    CK17T010  C2017 12 25.90364 08 30 43.15 +20 29 32.6          14.7 N      K97
Instrumental configurationConfig1
InstrumentT200 F/D 7.4
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)200 mm
Instrument focale length1480 mm
Instrument focale/diameter7.4
Filter(s)L
CameraATIK 460 EX
SensorCCD
Sensor size12.5x10.0 mm2
Sensor pixels number2749x2199
Sensor temperature-15 °C
Binning2x2
MountVMA300
Exposure total time465 s
Exposure details31x15s
Moon phase99 °
Moon elongation127 °
Air mass1.9
Observatory MPC codeK97
Location67130 Freconrupt
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.26 "/pix
Image processingPRISM
Remarks or commentsFortes rafales de vent et faible transparence
Observation submission date2017 Dec 27 15h22m13s
Observation modification date2017 Dec 27 15h26m43s

(Record n° 18706)

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