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  • MPEC 1998-E22 : COMET C/1998 E1 (SOHO)

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    M.P.E.C. 1998-E22                                Issued 1998 Mar. 11, 20:16 UT
    
         The Minor Planet Electronic Circulars contain information on unusual
             minor planets and routine data on comets.  They are published
       on behalf of Commission 20 of the International Astronomical Union by the
              Minor Planet Center, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory,
                              Cambridge, MA 02138, U.S.A.
    
                 BMARSDEN@CFA.HARVARD.EDU or GWILLIAMS@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
                       URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html
    
                                COMET C/1998 E1 (SOHO)
    
    Observations:
        CJ98E010  S1998 03 02.98498 23 12 45.4  -07 44 05                        249
        CJ98E010  s1998 03 02.98498 2 +0.00829848 +0.00158874 +0.00006560        249
        CJ98E010  S1998 03 03.02656 23 12 09.8  -07 40 29                        249
        CJ98E010  s1998 03 03.02656 2 +0.00830166 +0.00157705 +0.00007026        249
        CJ98E010  S1998 03 03.06823 23 11 26.3  -07 36 41                        249
        CJ98E010  s1998 03 03.06823 2 +0.00830484 +0.00156534 +0.00007492        249
        CJ98E010  S1998 03 03.10990 23 10 42.1  -07 32 57                        249
        CJ98E010  s1998 03 03.10990 2 +0.00830799 +0.00155363 +0.00007959        249
        CJ98E010  S1998 03 03.15156 23 09 58.5  -07 29 21                        249
        CJ98E010  s1998 03 03.15156 2 +0.00831113 +0.00154192 +0.00008425        249
        CJ98E010  S1998 03 03.23494 23 08 30.2  -07 21 41                        249
        CJ98E010  s1998 03 03.23494 2 +0.00831737 +0.00151849 +0.00009356        249
        CJ98E010  S1998 03 03.27655 23 07 41.5  -07 17 36                        249
        CJ98E010  s1998 03 03.27655 2 +0.00832047 +0.00150680 +0.00009821        249
        CJ98E010  S1998 03 03.31824 23 06 52.2  -07 13 25                        249
        CJ98E010  s1998 03 03.31824 2 +0.00832355 +0.00149509 +0.00010286        249
        CJ98E010  S1998 03 03.35988 23 06 04.5  -07 09 50                        249
        CJ98E010  s1998 03 03.35988 2 +0.00832661 +0.00148339 +0.00010751        249
    
    Observer details:
    249 SOHO.  SOHO-LASCO coronagraph C3.  Comet detection by D. A. Biesecker.
        Solar separations and position angles measured by D. A. Biesecker and
        C. St. Cyr, reduction to sohocentric J2000.0 R.A. and Decl. by
        G. V. Williams.
    
    Orbital elements:
        C/1998 E1 (SOHO)
    T 1998 Mar. 3.70 TT                                     Marsden
    q   0.0053               (2000.0)            P               Q
                       Peri.   90.50        +0.18139        -0.97343
                       Node    13.64        -0.95576        -0.20796
    e   1.0            Incl.  143.65        +0.23156        -0.09584
    From 9 observations 1998 Mar. 2-3.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 1998 MPC           M.P.E.C. 1998-E22
    

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