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209P/LINEAR

Date of perihelion passage : 2014-5-6.6905
Perihelion distance : 0.968350 AU
Inclination to ecliptic : 21.2497 °
Orbital period : 5.10 years
Eccentricity : 0.673190

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


On 2014 Mar 19 19h29 UT by Francois Kugel


(Copyright Francois Kugel)

Coma Total magnitude (m1)17.3
Nuclear magnitude (m2)17.3
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m27.5 "
Tail length0.017 °
Tail position angle (PA)121 °
r (dist/Sun) 1.180 AU
d (dist/Earth) 0.555 AU
Right ascension06 51 23.73 h m s
Declination+73 13 05.5 ° ' "
MPC report
COD A77
CON FRANCOIS KUGEL [fkugel@wanadoo.fr]
OBS A. Klotz ; F. Kugel
MEA F. Kugel
TEL 0.20-m f/4 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2014.03.19 21:52:36
AC2 fkugel@wanadoo.fr
NET NOMAD
0209P        KC2014 03 19.81207 06 51 23.73 +73 13 05.5          17.4 N      A77
0209P        KC2014 03 19.83709 06 51 22.53 +73 13 03.3          17.3 N      A77
0209P        KC2014 03 19.84995 06 51 21.92 +73 13 02.0          17.3 N      A77
Instrument typeSchmidt-Cassegrain
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)200 mm
Instrument focale length800 mm
Instrument focale/diameter4
Filter(s)R (RGB)
CameraST2000XM
SensorCCD
Sensor size11.8x8.9 mm2
Sensor pixels number1600x1200
Sensor temperature-15 °C
Binning2x2
MountMeade modified
TrackingYes
AutoguideNo
Exposure details30x30s
Air mass1.15
Observatory MPC codeA77
Reference stars catalogNOMAD
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Image resize factor2
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.87 "/pix
Remarks or commentspossible tail 1' PA 121
Observation submission date2014 Mar 19 22h03m40s
Observation modification date2014 Mar 19 22h08m29s

(Record n° 11433)

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