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C/2016 R2 (PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-5-9.5854
Perihelion distance : 2.602342 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 58.2238 °
Orbital period : 20418.00 years
Eccentricity : 0.996298

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


On 2018 Jan 11 20h26 UT by Francois Kugel

Nuclear magnitude (m2)14.7
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.887 AU
d (dist/Earth) 2.116 AU
Right ascension04 12 42.08 h m s
Declination+17 21 20.3 ° ' "
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 23:44:38
AC2 fkugel@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK16R020 KC2018 01 11.85140 04 12 42.08 +17 21 20.3          14.7 N      A77
    CK16R020 KC2018 01 11.86543 04 12 41.25 +17 21 34.6          14.7 N      A77
    CK16R020 KC2018 01 11.87944 04 12 40.48 +17 21 49.4          14.7 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 23h46m34s

(Record n° 18746)

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