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139P/Vaisala-Oterma

Date of perihelion passage : 2017-12-10.8312
Perihelion distance : 3.414413 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 2.3329 °
Orbital period : 9.64 years
Eccentricity : 0.246295

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


On 2018 Jan 11 18h54 UT by Francois Kugel

Nuclear magnitude (m2)18.7
m2 standard deviation0.2
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 3.417 AU
d (dist/Earth) 2.993 AU
Right ascension02 21 23.21 h m s
Declination+14 29 20.1 ° ' "
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 2018.01.11 23:09:45
AC2 fkugel@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
0139P        KC2018 01 11.78777 02 21 23.21 +14 29 20.1          19.0 N      A77
0139P        KC2018 01 11.80218 02 21 23.55 +14 29 22.8          18.5 N      A77
0139P        KC2018 01 11.82946 02 21 24.07 +14 29 23.5          18.7 N      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 date2018 Jan 11 23h14m11s

(Record n° 18745)

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