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    M.P.E.C. 2000-O03                                Issued 2000 July 16, 19:31 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.
    
                 Prepared using the Tamkin Foundation Computer Network
    
                 BMARSDEN@CFA.HARVARD.EDU or GWILLIAMS@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2000 NQ11
    
    Observations:
         K00N11Q* C2000 07 08.59874 20 46 49.26 -21 48 01.2          20.0        608
         K00N11Q  C2000 07 08.60907 20 46 49.85 -21 48 12.9          19.9        608
         K00N11Q  C2000 07 08.61931 20 46 50.47 -21 48 25.1          19.8        608
         K00N11Q 1C2000 07 08.82932 20 47 04.32 -21 52 08.4          18.6 R      413
         K00N11Q 1C2000 07 08.83445 20 47 04.661-21 52 14.42         18.8 R      413
         K00N11Q 1C2000 07 08.83681 20 47 04.798-21 52 17.05         19.0 R      413
         K00N11Q  C2000 07 09.26823 20 47 35.73 -22 01 19.4          20.4 V      734
         K00N11Q  C2000 07 09.27664 20 47 36.22 -22 01 29.9                      734
         K00N11Q 4C2000 07 09.33507 20 47 40.24 -22 02 38.3                      673
         K00N11Q 4C2000 07 09.34953 20 47 41.06 -22 02 55.5                      673
         K00N11Q 4C2000 07 09.38419 20 47 43.14 -22 03 37.6                      673
         K00N11Q  C2000 07 09.64155 20 48 00.22 -22 08 23.5          19.1 R      428
         K00N11Q  C2000 07 09.64751 20 48 00.59 -22 08 30.2          19.0 R      428
         K00N11Q 1C2000 07 09.83473 20 48 11.780-22 12 11.40         19.1 R      413
         K00N11Q 1C2000 07 09.83708 20 48 11.914-22 12 14.06         18.8 R      413
         K00N11Q 4C2000 07 10.25396 20 48 42.26 -22 21 06.7                      673
         K00N11Q 4C2000 07 10.25883 20 48 42.62 -22 21 12.5                      673
         K00N11Q 4C2000 07 10.26294 20 48 42.89 -22 21 17.9                      673
         K00N11Q FC2000 07 12.74215 20 51 23.82 -23 12 42.2          19.0 R      428
         K00N11Q  C2000 07 16.55000 20 55 28.48 -24 36 45.1          19.1 R      428
         K00N11Q  C2000 07 16.55458 20 55 28.80 -24 36 51.2          19.1 R      428
         K00N11Q  C2000 07 16.61964 20 55 32.13 -24 38 21.3          19.1 R      428
    
    Observer details:
    413 Siding Spring.  Observer R. H. McNaught.  1.0-m f/8 reflector + CCD.
    428 Reedy Creek.  Observer J. Broughton.  0.25-m f/6.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    608 Haleakala-NEAT/MSSS.  Observers E. F. Helin, S. Pravdo, K. Lawrence,
        P. Kervin, D. Talent, R. Maeda, P. Tanner.  1.2-m reflector + CCD.
    673 Table Mountain Observatory, Wrightwood.  Observer B. Bozek.  Measurers
        M. Hicks, K. Lawrence, Z. Thicksten.  0.6-m reflector + CCD.
    734 Farpoint Observatory.  Observer J. Edmonds.  0.30-m Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2000 NQ11
    Epoch 2000 June 25.0 TT = JDT 2451720.5                 Williams
    M 340.38467              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.34020338     Peri.  220.80243     +0.81981292     +0.55842270
    a   2.0322492      Node   104.81321     -0.48537968     +0.79511869
    e   0.3615850      Incl.    7.53484     -0.30383112     +0.23653827
    P   2.90           H   20.2           G   0.15
    From 22 observations 2000 July 8-16.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2000 NQ11                a,e,i = 2.03, 0.36, 8                   q = 1.2974
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2000 07 15    20 53.83   -24 02.0    0.336    1.341   162.5    13.2    19.2
    2000 07 20    20 59.01   -25 56.7    0.323    1.330   165.2    11.3    19.1
    2000 07 25    21 03.97   -27 56.5    0.312    1.321   166.7    10.2    18.9
    2000 07 30    21 08.75   -29 56.7    0.305    1.314   166.6    10.3    18.9
    2000 08 04    21 13.45   -31 52.1    0.301    1.307   164.9    11.7    18.9
    2000 08 09    21 18.23   -33 37.5    0.300    1.302   162.2    13.8    18.9
    2000 08 14    21 23.17   -35 08.5    0.302    1.299   159.0    16.2    19.0
    2000 08 19    21 28.35   -36 21.8    0.307    1.298   155.7    18.7    19.2
    2000 08 24    21 33.83   -37 14.9    0.314    1.298   152.4    21.2    19.3
    2000 08 29    21 39.64   -37 46.8    0.324    1.299   149.3    23.4    19.4
    2000 09 03    21 45.85   -37 57.1    0.336    1.302   146.4    25.4    19.6
    
    2000 09 13    21 59.50   -37 17.7    0.368    1.313   141.2    28.7    19.9
    2000 09 23    22 14.42   -35 30.5    0.408    1.330   136.6    31.2    20.2
    2000 10 03    22 30.24   -32 52.0    0.457    1.352   132.5    33.1    20.5
    2000 10 13    22 46.73   -29 38.7    0.516    1.379   128.5    34.5    20.9
    2000 10 23    23 03.56   -26 05.0    0.584    1.411   124.6    35.5    21.2
    2000 11 02    23 20.65   -22 21.5    0.662    1.446   120.6    36.2    21.6
    2000 11 12    23 37.94   -18 36.0    0.750    1.485   116.5    36.6    21.9
    2000 11 22    23 55.37   -14 54.2    0.847    1.526   112.3    36.8    22.2
    
    Gareth V. Williams           (C) Copyright 2000 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2000-O03
    

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