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67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Orbital period : 6.44 years

NASA/JPL elements
IAU/MPC elements


On 2015 May 02 09h22 UT by Thierry Noel


(Copyright Thierry Noel)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)16.2
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m25.5 "
Tail position angle (PA)270 °
r (dist/Sun) 1.732 AU
d (dist/Earth) 2.482 AU
Right ascension00 36 47.26 h m s
Declination-00 41 59.6 ° ' "
MPC report
COD W96
CON ALAIN MAURY [amaury@spaceobs.com]
OBS A. Maury, T. Noel
MEA T. Noel
TEL 0.4-m f/8 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD
ACK MPCReport file updated 2015.05.02 22:01:49
AC2 thierrynoel38@free.fr
NET UCAC-4
0067P        KC2015 05 02.39020 00 36 47.26 -00 41 59.6          16.1 N      W96
0067P        KC2015 05 02.40083 00 36 48.84 -00 41 48.5          16.2 N      W96
0067P        KC2015 05 02.41185 00 36 50.50 -00 41 36.8          16.3 N      W96
Instrument typeRitchey-Chretien
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length3200 mm
Instrument focale/diameter8
Filter(s)None
CameraQHY9
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-30 °C
Binning4x4
MountParamount
AutoguideNo
Exposure details60x30s
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Reference stars catalogUCAC-4
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.38 "/pix
Image processingAstrometrica (-dark, /flat, add), Iris (gradient, levels, crop)
Observation submission date2015 May 02 22h15m22s
Observation modification date2015 May 02 23h14m34s

(Record n° 13797)

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