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62P/Tsuchinshan

Orbital period : 6.38 years

NASA/JPL elements
IAU/MPC elements


On 2017 Sep 29 08h58 UT by Thierry Noel


(Copyright Thierry Noel)

Nuclear magnitude (m2)16.6
m2 standard deviation0.1
Aperture radius used for m26.4 "
r (dist/Sun) 1.485 AU
d (dist/Earth) 1.636 AU
Right ascension08 20 03.90 h m s
Declination+18 50 27.1 ° ' "
MPC report
COD W96
CON Thierry Noel [thierrynoel38a@free.fr]
OBS A. Maury, J.-B. de Vanssay, T. Noel
MEA T. Noel
TEL 0.4-m f/5.4 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD
COM Aperture radius for m2 : 6.4"
ACK MPCReport file updated 2017.09.29 13:38:09
AC2 thierrynoel38a@free.fr
NET Gaia DR1
0062P         C2017 09 29.37375 08 20 03.90 +18 50 27.1          16.7 N      W96
0062P         C2017 09 29.38195 08 20 05.59 +18 50 25.0          16.6 N      W96
0062P         C2017 09 29.39014 08 20 07.30 +18 50 22.7          16.5 N      W96
InstrumentMarcon RC 400
Instrument typeRitchey-Chretien
Instrument aperture (0=naked eye)400 mm
Instrument focale length2160 mm
Instrument focale/diameter5.4
Filter(s)None
CameraQSI 532ws-M1
SensorCCD
Sensor temperature-10 °C
Binning3x3
MountVMA 200
AutoguideNo
Exposure details39x30s
Observatory MPC codeW96
LocationSan Pedro de Atacama, Chile
Reference stars catalogGaia DR1
Photometry|Astrometry softwareASTROMETRICA
Resulting picture sampling (scale)1.59 "/pix
Image processingPrism (-dark, /flat), Astrometrica (add), Iris (levels, crop)
Observation submission date2017 Sep 29 13h39m50s
Observation modification date2017 Sep 29 23h11m32s

(Record n° 18311)

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