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    M.P.E.C. 1999-W06                                Issued 1999 Nov. 17, 18:35 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.
    
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              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       1999 VT25
    
    Observations:
         J99V25T* C1999 11 12.29070 03 08 07.49 +14 49 22.9          19.3        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 12.30504 03 08 04.15 +14 48 55.5          19.3        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 12.31952 03 08 00.80 +14 48 28.9          19.5        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 12.33382 03 07 57.49 +14 48 02.7          19.5        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 12.34813 03 07 54.17 +14 47 36.0          19.6        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 12.92541 03 05 45.81 +14 29 32.3                      595
         J99V25T  C1999 11 12.92894 03 05 45.07 +14 29 27.5                      595
         J99V25T  C1999 11 12.93337 03 05 44.03 +14 29 19.2          20   V      595
         J99V25T  C1999 11 12.93743 03 05 43.10 +14 29 12.0                      595
         J99V25T  C1999 11 13.65729 03 02 57.35 +14 06 09.5          19.5 V      360
         J99V25T  C1999 11 13.66111 03 02 56.41 +14 06 02.2                      360
         J99V25T  C1999 11 13.66493 03 02 55.51 +14 05 54.5                      360
         J99V25T  C1999 11 14.20869 03 00 48.92 +13 47 53.6          19.4        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 14.22168 03 00 45.79 +13 47 28.0          19.8 R      853
         J99V25T  C1999 11 14.22343 03 00 45.09 +13 47 23.6          20.1        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 14.22719 03 00 44.44 +13 47 17.0          20.2 R      853
         J99V25T  C1999 11 14.22806 03 00 44.24 +13 47 15.3          19.7 R      853
         J99V25T  C1999 11 14.23814 03 00 41.47 +13 46 53.7          19.6        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 14.25287 03 00 37.98 +13 46 24.5          19.8        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 14.26731 03 00 34.35 +13 45 55.3          19.7        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 15.21133 02 56 46.20 +13 13 27.5          19.1        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 15.22597 02 56 42.48 +13 12 56.1          19.6        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 15.24038 02 56 38.72 +13 12 26.5          19.1        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 15.25799 02 56 34.19 +13 11 49.1          19.4        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 15.27226 02 56 30.58 +13 11 18.6          19.4        704
         J99V25T  C1999 11 15.90676 02 53 52.29 +12 48 32.1                      557
         J99V25T  C1999 11 15.90838 02 53 51.85 +12 48 27.1                      557
         J99V25T  C1999 11 15.91002 02 53 51.47 +12 48 23.4          19.5 V      557
         J99V25T 2C1999 11 16.00806 02 53 26.02 +12 44 50.0          20.9 V      012
         J99V25T 2C1999 11 16.00958 02 53 25.69 +12 44 46.5          20.9 V      012
         J99V25T 2C1999 11 16.01365 02 53 24.62 +12 44 36.5          20.9 V      012
    
    Observer details:
    012 Uccle.  Observer T. Pauwels.  0.85-m f/2.5 Schmidt + CCD.
    360 Kuma Kogen.  Observer A. Nakamura.  0.60-m f/6.0 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    557 Ondrejov.  Observer P. Pravec.  0.65-m f/3.6 reflector + CCD.
    595 Farra d'Isonzo.  Observers E. Pettarin, G. Lombardi, L. Bianchini,
        L. Drigo.  0.40-m f/4.5 reflector + CCD.
    704 Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico.  Observers M. Blythe, F. Shelly,
        M. Bezpalko, M. Elowitz, R. Huber.  Measurers J. Stuart, H. Viggh,
        R. Sayer.  1.0-m f/2.15 reflector + CCD.
    853 Biosphere 2 Observatory.  Observer G. J. Garradd.  0.5-m f/8.1 reflector
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    1999 VT25                                                            PHA 0.048
    Epoch 1999 Oct. 29.0 TT = JDT 2451480.5                 Williams
    M 276.83085              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.77707926     Peri.  318.97365     -0.99779836     +0.02151876
    a   1.1717254      Node   222.38586     +0.00059978     -0.94293087
    e   0.5356522      Incl.    5.33958     -0.06631790     -0.33229252
    P   1.27           H   21.5           G   0.15
    From 31 observations 1999 Nov. 12-16.
    
    Ephemeris:
    1999 VT25                a,e,i = 1.17, 0.54, 5                   q = 0.5441
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    1999 11 08    03 22.53   +16 47.4    0.346    1.335   172.4     5.7    20.3
    1999 11 13    03 05.48   +14 27.5    0.308    1.298   176.4     2.7    19.8
    1999 11 18    02 44.75   +11 29.4    0.277    1.259   166.4    10.6    19.9
    1999 11 23    02 20.57   +07 51.0    0.251    1.219   154.6    20.3    19.9
    1999 11 28    01 53.52   +03 36.0    0.232    1.178   141.7    31.3    20.0
    1999 12 03    01 24.54   -01 04.4    0.219    1.135   128.2    43.1    20.1
    1999 12 08    00 54.67   -05 53.5    0.212    1.090   114.3    55.4    20.3
    1999 12 13    00 24.73   -10 35.3    0.210    1.044   100.6    68.0    20.6
    1999 12 18    23 54.98   -14 59.2    0.211    0.996    87.2    80.5    20.9
    1999 12 23    23 25.09   -19 00.5    0.215    0.948    74.2    93.2    21.4
    1999 12 28    22 54.40   -22 36.4    0.222    0.898    61.4   106.1    21.9
    2000 01 02    22 22.33   -25 42.2    0.233    0.848    48.7   119.4    22.8
    2000 01 07    21 48.81   -28 09.7    0.247    0.798    36.3   133.1    24.0
    
    Gareth V. Williams           (C) Copyright 1999 MPC           M.P.E.C. 1999-W06
    

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