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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 13 18h14 UT by Jean-Francois Soulier


(Copyright Jean-Francois Soulier)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)14.8
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m28.1 "
r (dist/Sun) 2.878 AU
d (dist/Earth) 2.129 AU
Right ascension04 10 59.91 h m s
Declination+17 54 59.6 ° ' "
MPC report
COD C10
CON JEAN-FRANCOIS SOULIER [jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr]
OBS J.-F. Soulier
MEA J.-F. Soulier
TEL 0.30-m f/3.8 Newtonian reflector + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2018.01.13
AC2 jean-francois.soulier2@wanadoo.fr
NET UCAC-4
    CK16R020  C2018 01 13.75989 04 10 59.91 +17 54 59.6          14.8 N      C10
    CK16R020  C2018 01 13.80198 04 10 57.70 +17 55 44.0          14.9 N      C10
    CK16R020  C2018 01 13.84422 04 10 55.44 +17 56 29.0          14.8 N      C10
Instrument typeNewton
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)300 mm
Instrument focale length1140 mm
Instrument focale/diameter3.8
Filter(s)None
CameraST8-XME
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-25 °C
Binning1x1
MountF60a Axis Instruments
AutoguideYes
Exposure details30 x 100s
Observatory MPC codeC10
LocationSeine et Marne (77)
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.63 "/pix
Observation submission date2018 Jan 14 12h27m18s
Observation modification date2018 Jan 14 13h32m47s

(Record n° 18759)

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