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C/2016 R2 (PANSTARRS)

Date of perihelion passage : 2018-5-9.5711
Perihelion distance : 2.602362 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 58.2244 °
Orbital period : 20418.00 years
Eccentricity : 0.996116

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


On 2018 Jan 12 19h56 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)14.6
m2 standard deviation0.0
Aperture radius used for m28.2 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.883 AU
d (dist/Earth) 2.123 AU
Right ascension04 11 48.91 h m s
Declination+17 38 37.1 ° ' "
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 2018.01.12
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK16R020  C2018 01 12.83047 04 11 48.91 +17 38 37.1          14.6 N      A77
    CK16R020  C2018 01 12.87310 04 11 46.59 +17 39 22.2          14.6 N      A77
    CK16R020  C2018 01 12.91653 04 11 44.17 +17 40 08.2          14.6 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-15 °C
Binning1x1
MountAstronomy Equipment AEb
AutoguideNo
Exposure details3x(30x60s)
Observatory MPC codeA77
LocationDauban (04)
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.65 "/pix
Observation submission date2018 Jan 13 00h34m36s
Observation modification date2018 Jan 13 10h20m24s

(Record n° 18752)

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