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    M.P.E.C. 2000-L12                                Issued 2000 June 3, 18:20 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
    
                                       2000 KO44
    
    Observations:
         K00K44O* C2000 05 30.36335 17 37 23.12 +21 27 41.7          19.1        704
         K00K44O  C2000 05 30.37653 17 37 21.96 +21 27 41.3          19.1        704
         K00K44O  C2000 05 30.38984 17 37 20.94 +21 27 40.2          18.8        704
         K00K44O  C2000 05 30.40307 17 37 19.81 +21 27 39.0          19.3        704
         K00K44O  C2000 05 30.41626 17 37 18.80 +21 27 38.6          19.3        704
         K00K44O  C2000 05 31.88241 17 35 24.11 +21 25 24.9          18.6 R      540
         K00K44O  C2000 05 31.88553 17 35 23.87 +21 25 24.3                      540
         K00K44O  C2000 05 31.88854 17 35 23.62 +21 25 24.2                      540
         K00K44O  C2000 05 31.94935 17 35 18.53 +21 25 16.3                      046
         K00K44O  C2000 05 31.95086 17 35 18.32 +21 25 16.8                      046
         K00K44O  C2000 05 31.95212 17 35 18.24 +21 25 17.0          18.3 R      046
         K00K44O  C2000 05 31.95308 17 35 18.17 +21 25 17.2                      046
         K00K44O  C2000 05 31.98295 17 35 15.70 +21 25 14.3                      595
         K00K44O  C2000 05 31.98997 17 35 15.10 +21 25 13.4          18.9 V      595
         K00K44O  C2000 06 01.04166 17 35 10.76 +21 25 05.1          19   V      557
         K00K44O  C2000 06 01.04819 17 35 10.16 +21 25 04.2                      557
         K00K44O  C2000 06 01.05397 17 35 09.67 +21 25 03.7                      557
         K00K44O  C2000 06 01.99657 17 33 52.21 +21 22 41.3                      118
         K00K44O  C2000 06 02.00005 17 33 51.93 +21 22 40.7          18.2 R      118
         K00K44O  C2000 06 02.00654 17 33 51.31 +21 22 39.1                      118
         K00K44O  C2000 06 02.96741 17 32 29.88 +21 19 31.6                      118
         K00K44O  C2000 06 02.97362 17 32 29.36 +21 19 31.3                      118
         K00K44O  C2000 06 02.97880 17 32 28.88 +21 19 29.2                      118
         K00K44O  C2000 06 02.98094 17 32 28.80 +21 19 29.9                      611
         K00K44O  C2000 06 02.98657 17 32 28.23 +21 19 27.4                      611
    
    Observer details:
    046 Klet.  Observers M. Tichy, Z. Moravec.  0.57-m f/5.2 reflector + CCD.
    118 Modra.  Observers L. Kornos, S. Gajdos, P. Koleny.  0.6-m f/5.5 reflector
        + CCD.
    540 Linz.  Observer E. Meyer.  0.6-m f/3.0 reflector + CCD.
    557 Ondrejov.  Observers P. Pravec, P. Kusnirak.  0.65-m f/3.6 reflector + CCD.
    595 Farra d'Isonzo.  Observers G. Lombardi, A. Toso, A. Olivieri.  0.40-m f/4.5
        reflector + CCD.
    611 Starkenburg.  Observers M. Busch, S. Kluegl, R. Stoss, E. Schwab.  0.45-m
        f/4.4 reflector + CCD.
    704 Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico.  Observers M. Blythe, F. Shelly,
        M. Bezpalko, M. Elowitz, R. Huber, L. Manguso.  Measurers J. Stuart,
        R. Sayer, J. B. Evans.  1.0-m f/2.15 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2000 KO44
    Epoch 2000 May 16.0 TT = JDT 2451680.5                  Williams
    M 300.22173              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.39540193     Peri.  235.13889     +0.89133469     +0.11694423
    a   1.8384149      Node   114.42613     -0.04754816     +0.98494274
    e   0.3912148      Incl.   28.75466     -0.45084548     +0.12732574
    P   2.49           H   17.2           G   0.15
    From 25 observations 2000 May 30-June 2.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2000 KO44                a,e,i = 1.84, 0.39, 29                  q = 1.1192
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2000 05 26    17 42.51   +21 25.4    0.830    1.686   132.1    26.5    19.1
    2000 05 31    17 36.57   +21 27.0    0.786    1.659   133.9    26.1    19.0
    2000 06 05    17 29.50   +21 10.5    0.746    1.632   135.4    25.9    18.8
    2000 06 10    17 21.44   +20 32.6    0.710    1.605   136.4    25.9    18.7
    2000 06 15    17 12.61   +19 30.5    0.676    1.579   136.8    26.1    18.5
    2000 06 20    17 03.24   +18 01.7    0.647    1.552   136.6    26.7    18.4
    2000 06 25    16 53.66   +16 04.8    0.622    1.525   135.7    27.8    18.3
    2000 06 30    16 44.18   +13 39.4    0.601    1.498   134.0    29.2    18.2
    2000 07 05    16 35.16   +10 46.6    0.584    1.471   131.6    31.1    18.2
    2000 07 10    16 26.94   +07 29.0    0.572    1.444   128.6    33.4    18.2
    2000 07 15    16 19.75   +03 50.7    0.564    1.418   125.2    35.9    18.2
    2000 07 20    16 13.77   -00 03.9    0.560    1.392   121.4    38.5    18.2
    2000 07 25    16 09.12   -04 09.6    0.560    1.367   117.4    41.3    18.2
    2000 07 30    16 05.90   -08 21.9    0.563    1.342   113.4    44.0    18.3
    2000 08 04    16 04.15   -12 36.4    0.569    1.318   109.4    46.6    18.3
    2000 08 09    16 03.87   -16 49.7    0.578    1.294   105.5    49.0    18.4
    2000 08 14    16 05.06   -20 58.8    0.589    1.272   101.8    51.2    18.5
    2000 08 19    16 07.70   -25 01.9    0.601    1.250    98.4    53.2    18.5
    2000 08 24    16 11.78   -28 57.5    0.615    1.230    95.1    55.0    18.6
    2000 08 29    16 17.35   -32 44.7    0.630    1.211    92.2    56.5    18.7
    2000 09 03    16 24.46   -36 22.9    0.645    1.193    89.5    57.7    18.7
    
    2000 09 13    16 43.60   -43 10.6    0.676    1.163    85.1    59.6    18.8
    2000 09 23    17 10.23   -49 15.6    0.705    1.140    81.7    60.6    18.9
    2000 10 03    17 46.15   -54 29.4    0.731    1.125    79.4    60.9    19.0
    2000 10 13    18 33.44   -58 36.8    0.753    1.119    78.1    60.7    19.0
    2000 10 23    19 32.88   -61 12.3    0.772    1.123    77.8    60.0    19.0
    2000 11 02    20 41.33   -61 46.5    0.787    1.135    78.4    58.9    19.1
    2000 11 12    21 50.52   -60 02.2    0.802    1.156    79.7    57.3    19.1
    2000 11 22    22 52.17   -56 06.6    0.818    1.185    81.5    55.5    19.1
    2000 12 02    23 43.23   -50 26.1    0.839    1.220    83.5    53.4    19.2
    2000 12 12    00 24.81   -43 33.7    0.868    1.261    85.6    51.1    19.3
    2000 12 22    00 59.30   -36 00.9    0.910    1.306    87.1    48.8    19.4
    2001 01 01    01 28.95   -28 15.8    0.967    1.355    88.0    46.5    19.5
    2001 01 11    01 55.41   -20 42.6    1.040    1.406    88.0    44.4    19.7
    2001 01 21    02 19.79   -13 38.5    1.130    1.458    87.0    42.4    19.9
    2001 01 31    02 42.89   -07 13.4    1.234    1.512    85.1    40.5    20.1
    2001 02 10    03 05.22   -01 31.7    1.352    1.566    82.5    38.7    20.4
    2001 02 20    03 27.09   +03 26.7    1.480    1.620    79.3    36.9    20.6
    2001 03 02    03 48.76   +07 44.6    1.617    1.673    75.6    35.0    20.8
    2001 03 12    04 10.35   +11 25.2    1.759    1.726    71.6    33.1    21.0
    2001 03 22    04 31.93   +14 32.3    1.905    1.777    67.3    31.1    21.2
    2001 04 01    04 53.54   +17 09.6    2.052    1.828    62.9    29.1    21.3
    
    Gareth V. Williams           (C) Copyright 2000 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2000-L12
    

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