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    M.P.E.C. 2014-M11                                Issued 2014 June 18, 22:03 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,
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                URL http://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                              COMET 72P/DENNING-FUJIKAWA
    
    Observations:
    0072P        1C2014 06 17.82268 02 23 11.69 +06 51 08.4                vEM011Q62
    0072P        1C2014 06 17.82448 02 23 12.29 +06 51 12.7                vEM011Q62
    0072P        1C2014 06 17.82627 02 23 12.95 +06 51 15.9          16.8 TvEM011Q62
    0072P        1C2014 06 18.80404 02 28 41.31 +07 30 08.5                vEM011Q62
    0072P        1C2014 06 18.80662 02 28 42.17 +07 30 14.3          16.3 TvEM011Q62
    
    Observer details:
    Q62 iTelescope Observatory, Siding Spring.  Observer H. Sato.  0.43-m f/6.8
        astrograph + CCD, 0.51-m f/6.8 astrograph + CCD + f/4.5 focal reducer.
    
    Orbital elements:
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1881 Aug. 28.0 TT = JDT 2408320.5
    T 1881 Sept. 13.86750 TT                                MPC
    q   0.7253536            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11313025     Peri.  312.68599     +0.93397368     -0.33986918
    a   4.2339939      Node    67.45654     +0.35273661     +0.82743049
    e   0.8286834      Incl.    6.86348     +0.05718427     +0.44704332
    P   8.71
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1881 Aug. 28.0 TT = JDT 2408320.5
    T 1881 Sept. 13.86750 TT                                MPC
    q   0.7253536            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11313025     Peri.  312.68599     +0.93397368     -0.33986918
    a   4.2339939      Node    67.45654     +0.35273661     +0.82743049
    e   0.8286834      Incl.    6.86348     +0.05718427     +0.44704332
    P   8.71
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1890 June 2.0 TT = JDT 2411520.5
    T 1890 May 18.06013 TT                                  MPC
    q   0.7366101            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11224014     Peri.  312.68700     +0.93709137     -0.33095132
    a   4.2563493      Node    66.91668     +0.34505432     +0.82996361
    e   0.8269385      Incl.    6.93305     +0.05288931     +0.44903410
    P   8.78
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1899 Mar. 7.0 TT = JDT 2414720.5
    T 1899 Mar. 16.51183 TT                                 MPC
    q   0.7480991            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11151742     Peri.  313.21828     +0.93654004     -0.33246833
    a   4.2747191      Node    66.48200     +0.34639464     +0.82890843
    e   0.8249946      Incl.    6.96338     +0.05388425     +0.44986178
    P   8.84
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1908 Jan. 20.0 TT = JDT 2417960.5
    T 1908 Jan. 12.54367 TT                                 MPC
    q   0.7433470            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11195000     Peri.  313.35060     +0.93683119     -0.33161429
    a   4.2637000      Node    66.29930     +0.34565756     +0.82899703
    e   0.8256568      Incl.    6.97930     +0.05355538     +0.45032863
    P   8.80
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1916 Oct. 24.0 TT = JDT 2421160.5
    T 1916 Oct.  9.44453 TT                                 MPC
    q   0.7412044            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11257660     Peri.  330.80830     +0.94074372     -0.32170555
    a   4.2478642      Node    48.36706     +0.33227875     +0.81123066
    e   0.8255113      Incl.    8.25163     +0.06776490     +0.48827283
    P   8.76
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1925 June 19.0 TT = JDT 2424320.5
    T 1925 June 30.74461 TT                                 MPC
    q   0.7583784            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11097477     Peri.  330.17994     +0.94518719     -0.30860988
    a   4.2886429      Node    48.19700     +0.32069103     +0.81584203
    e   0.8231659      Incl.    8.22802     +0.06146896     +0.48904163
    P   8.88
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1934 June 12.0 TT = JDT 2427600.5
    T 1934 May 26.59707 TT                                  MPC
    q   0.7639016            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11045920     Peri.  330.19516     +0.94525830     -0.30845250
    a   4.3019774      Node    48.17118     +0.32047409     +0.81595921
    e   0.8224301      Incl.    8.21776     +0.06150686     +0.48894543
    P   8.92
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1943 Apr. 26.0 TT = JDT 2430840.5
    T 1943 Apr. 23.11483 TT                                 MPC
    q   0.7588688            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11091533     Peri.  330.30261     +0.94541443     -0.30795752
    a   4.2901749      Node    48.03550     +0.32003876     +0.81587345
    e   0.8231147      Incl.    8.23899     +0.06137381     +0.48940032
    P   8.89
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1951 Dec. 20.0 TT = JDT 2434000.5
    T 1952 Jan. 3.50511 TT                                  MPC
    q   0.7359703            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11307790     Peri.  335.60072     +0.95094797     -0.29102190
    a   4.2353004      Node    41.77226     +0.30335320     +0.81081020
    e   0.8262295      Incl.    9.05999     +0.06062011     +0.50783174
    P   8.72
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1960 Sept. 23.0 TT = JDT 2437200.5
    T 1960 Sept. 14.97376 TT                                MPC
    q   0.7794088            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.10947157     Peri.  334.19290     +0.95842365     -0.26729562
    a   4.3278131      Node    41.71449     +0.28083910     +0.82160700
    e   0.8199070      Incl.    8.63327     +0.05053215     +0.50350271
    P   9.00
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1969 Sept. 16.0 TT = JDT 2440480.5
    T 1969 Sept. 23.68485 TT                                MPC
    q   0.7841427            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.10899055     Peri.  334.22738     +0.95856907     -0.26685806
    a   4.3405373      Node    41.65272     +0.28035105     +0.82177358
    e   0.8193443      Incl.    8.62413     +0.05048396     +0.50346296
    P   9.04
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1978 Oct. 19.0 TT = JDT 2443800.5
    T 1978 Oct. 2.13926 TT                                  MPC
    q   0.7796931            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.10944612     Peri.  334.30821     +0.95873078     -0.26627543
    a   4.3284837      Node    41.53840     +0.27982991     +0.82171187
    e   0.8198692      Incl.    8.64393     +0.05030423     +0.50387201
    P   9.01
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1987 July 24.0 TT = JDT 2447000.5
    T 1987 Aug. 2.22174 TT                                  MPC
    q   0.7634016            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11139731     Peri.  338.45269     +0.96319724     -0.25064109
    a   4.2777912      Node    36.50249     +0.26425101     +0.81680520
    e   0.8215431      Incl.    9.39542     +0.04921876     +0.51962324
    P   8.85
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 1996 June 6.0 TT = JDT 2450240.5
    T 1996 May 29.94425 TT                                  MPC
    q   0.7901510            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.10912661     Peri.  337.57535     +0.96757647     -0.23438757
    a   4.3369286      Node    36.38985     +0.24905835     +0.82338556
    e   0.8178086      Incl.    9.12805     +0.04202047     +0.51681592
    P   9.03
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 2005 July 9.0 TT = JDT 2453560.5
    T 2005 June 20.16998 TT                                 MPC
    q   0.7966597            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.10859687     Peri.  337.59006     +0.96761903     -0.23430816
    a   4.3510211      Node    36.36860     +0.24887649     +0.82355657
    e   0.8169028      Incl.    9.10919     +0.04211778     +0.51657939
    P   9.08
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 2014 July 2.0 TT = JDT 2456840.5
    T 2014 July 11.62907 TT                                 MPC
    q   0.7841523            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.10922578     Peri.  337.83984     +0.96763834     -0.23420748
    a   4.3343032      Node    36.11656     +0.24876420     +0.82291922
    e   0.8190823      Incl.    9.16963     +0.04233697     +0.51763965
    P   9.02
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 2023 June 25.0 TT = JDT 2460120.5
    T 2023 June 15.88128 TT                                 MPC
    q   0.7810388            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.11023726     Peri.  346.73294     +0.97076042     -0.22436771
    a   4.3077495      Node    26.70125     +0.23391880     +0.80432316
    e   0.8186898      Incl.   10.94864     +0.05390917     +0.55020304
    P   8.94
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Epoch 2014 May 23.0 TT = JDT 2456800.5
    T 2014 July 11.62909 TT                                 MPC
    q   0.7841539            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.10923492     Peri.  337.83923     +0.96763901     -0.23420438
    a   4.3340613      Node    36.11699     +0.24876202     +0.82292040
    e   0.8190718      Incl.    9.16961     +0.04233442     +0.51763918
    P   9.02
    From 26 observations 1881 Oct. 19-2014 June 18, mean residual 1".6.
         Nongravitational parameters A1 = -0.06, A2 = +0.0240.
    
    Ephemeris:
      72P/Denning-Fujikawa
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase   m1    m2
    2014 05 19    23 45 08.6 -11 56 54   1.1291  1.1747    66.3    52.0  19.5
    ...
    2014 06 03    01 04 41.1 -02 36 35   1.0482  1.0113    58.7    59.0  17.7
    ...
    2014 06 11    01 48 58.5 +02 53 21   1.0454  0.9339    53.9    61.4  16.9
    ...
    2014 06 17    02 22 25.9 +06 57 17   1.0617  0.8833    50.3    62.2  16.3
    2014 06 18    02 28 00.3 +07 36 51   1.0658  0.8756    49.7    62.2  16.2
    2014 06 19    02 33 34.6 +08 16 00   1.0703  0.8681    49.1    62.2  16.1
    ...
    2014 06 25    03 06 51.7 +11 59 56   1.1053  0.8291    45.8    61.5  15.7
    ...
    2014 07 03    03 50 38.8 +16 21 20   1.1697  0.7947    41.9    58.7  15.3
    ...
    2014 07 18    05 09 35.0 +22 11 10   1.3255  0.7950    36.8    49.9  15.6
    
    Gareth V. Williams           (C) Copyright 2014 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2014-M11
    

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