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29P/Schwassmann-Wachmann

Date of perihelion passage : 2019-3-10.1668
Perihelion distance : 5.766729 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 9.3711 °
Orbital period : 14.76 years
Eccentricity : 0.042377

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


On 2018 Jan 09 00h33 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier

Nuclear magnitude (m2)16.3
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 5.800 AU
d (dist/Earth) 6.574 AU
Right ascension21 40 54.21 h m s
Declination-11 19 07.1 ° ' "
MPC report
COD W96
CON JEAN-FRANCOIS SOULIER [jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr]
OBS A. Maury, J.-B. de Vanssay, J.-F. Soulier
MEA J.-F. Soulier
TEL 0.4-m f/5.2 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2018.01.09
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
0029P        KC2018 01 09.02260 21 40 54.21 -11 19 07.1          16.3 N      W96
0029P        KC2018 01 09.03058 21 40 54.39 -11 19 03.5          16.3 N      W96
Instrument typeRitchey-Chretien
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length2080 mm
Instrument focale/diameter5.2
Filter(s)None
CameraQHY
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-10 °C
Binning2x2
MountVMA 200
AutoguideNo
Exposure details20 x 60s
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan pedro d'Atacama Chili
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.06 "/pix
Observation submission date2018 Jan 09 02h03m52s
Observation modification date2018 Jan 09 02h04m50s

(Record n° 18740)

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