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    M.P.E.C. 2001-U22                                Issued 2001 Oct. 18, 18:58 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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                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2001 TO48
    
    Observations:
         K01T48O* C2001 10 15.24999 00 45 46.78 -21 39 34.2          18.8        704
         K01T48O  C2001 10 15.26620 00 45 46.63 -21 39 06.6          19.0        704
         K01T48O  C2001 10 15.29839 00 45 46.26 -21 38 10.5          19.1        704
         K01T48O  C2001 10 15.31427 00 45 46.09 -21 37 42.9          19.0        704
         K01T48O  C2001 10 16.18743 00 45 46.90 -21 13 07.6          18.1 R      649
         K01T48O  C2001 10 16.19516 00 45 46.84 -21 12 54.3          18.5 R      649
         K01T48O  C2001 10 16.20267 00 45 46.74 -21 12 41.7          18.2 R      649
         K01T48O  C2001 10 17.23738 00 45 47.91 -20 44 19.0          18.9        704
         K01T48O  C2001 10 17.25346 00 45 47.73 -20 43 53.0          19.3        704
         K01T48O  C2001 10 17.26949 00 45 47.57 -20 43 27.2          19.3        704
         K01T48O  C2001 10 17.28548 00 45 47.46 -20 43 00.8          19.1        704
         K01T48O  C2001 10 17.30142 00 45 47.35 -20 42 34.8          19.0        704
    
    Observer details:
    649 Powell Observatory, Louisburg.  Observers K. Smalley, R. Fredrick.
        0.75-m Newtonian + CCD.
    704 Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico.  Observers M. Blythe, F. Shelly,
        M. Bezpalko, R. Huber, L. Manguso, S. Adams, J. Piscitelli.  Measurers
        J. Stuart, R. Sayer, J. B. Evans, H. Viggh.  1.0-m f/2.15 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2001 TO48
    Epoch 2001 Sept. 28.0 TT = JDT 2452180.5                Spahr
    M  21.11745              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.37114916     Peri.  154.40500     +0.39093555     +0.91706680
    a   1.9176546      Node   138.48242     -0.86350615     +0.39494207
    e   0.5482942      Incl.    6.79897     -0.31863227     +0.05485668
    P   2.66           H   19.1           G   0.15
    From 12 observations 2001 Oct. 15-17.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2001 TO48                a,e,i = 1.92, 0.55, 7                   q = 0.8662
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2001 10 18    00 45.82   -20 23.6    0.341    1.299   148.0    24.0    18.5
    2001 10 28    00 47.32   -16 27.5    0.446    1.380   144.2    24.9    19.2
    2001 11 07    00 50.91   -13 09.7    0.562    1.461   138.6    26.6    19.9
    2001 11 17    00 56.43   -10 14.2    0.691    1.541   132.3    28.3    20.5
    2001 11 27    01 03.75   -07 33.3    0.830    1.619   125.8    29.6    21.0
    2001 12 07    01 12.58   -05 03.5    0.981    1.695   119.2    30.5    21.5
    2001 12 17    01 22.69   -02 42.4    1.141    1.770   112.6    30.9    22.0
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2001 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2001-U22
    

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