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    M.P.E.C. 2000-X16                                Issued 2000 Dec. 3, 23:09 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 WN148
    
    Observations:
         K00WE8N* C2000 11 29.15000 01 24 24.48 +22 49 40.3          18.7        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 11 29.16540 01 24 30.62 +22 47 23.4          19.4        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 11 29.18097 01 24 36.90 +22 45 06.5          19.4        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 11 29.19598 01 24 42.95 +22 42 52.8          19.5        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 11 29.21253 01 24 49.63 +22 40 25.9          19.4        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 12 01.13104 01 38 53.65 +17 54 28.7          18.7        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 12 01.14560 01 38 59.38 +17 52 17.8          19.0        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 12 01.16029 01 39 05.11 +17 50 06.1          19.5        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 12 01.17494 01 39 10.84 +17 47 53.7          19.6        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 12 01.18961 01 39 16.53 +17 45 41.5          19.4        704
         K00WE8N  C2000 12 01.95911 01 44 43.37 +15 49 46.4          17.9 R      046
         K00WE8N  C2000 12 01.96005 01 44 43.77 +15 49 38.0                      046
    
    Observer details:
    046 Klet.  Observers J. Ticha, M. Tichy, P. Jelinek.  0.57-m f/5.2
        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, H. Viggh.  1.0-m f/2.15 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2000 WN148
    Epoch 2000 Nov. 12.0 TT = JDT 2451860.5                 Spahr
    M 347.07557              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.68656396     Peri.  177.26478     +0.40339780     -0.89200678
    a   1.2725711      Node   248.87700     +0.83531399     +0.44997783
    e   0.1773367      Incl.   12.62898     +0.37352477     -0.04294011
    P   1.44           H   22.4           G   0.15
    From 12 observations 2000 Nov. 29-Dec. 1.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2000 WN148               a,e,i = 1.27, 0.18, 13                  q = 1.0469
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2000 11 22    00 30.20   +38 28.9    0.087    1.049   133.2    43.4    18.9
    2000 12 02    01 45.07   +15 44.9    0.078    1.047   139.7    37.5    18.5
    2000 12 12    02 48.19   -06 09.6    0.092    1.050   133.2    43.1    19.0
    2000 12 22    03 35.36   -18 40.1    0.121    1.057   124.8    49.8    19.8
    2001 01 01    04 10.76   -24 12.1    0.157    1.069   119.6    53.1    20.5
    2001 01 11    04 39.18   -26 00.7    0.195    1.085   116.7    54.0    21.0
    2001 01 21    05 03.70   -25 47.1    0.235    1.105   115.2    53.7    21.4
    2001 01 31    05 26.53   -24 19.3    0.275    1.127   114.3    52.8    21.8
    2001 02 10    05 49.00   -22 07.4    0.316    1.151   113.7    51.7    22.1
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2000 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2000-X16
    

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