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    M.P.E.C. 2001-U48                                Issued 2001 Oct. 26, 20:11 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 TO103
    
    Observations:
         K01TA3O* C2001 10 14.32976 04 22 41.72 +24 47 31.4          19.9        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 14.34571 04 22 40.60 +24 47 44.1          19.7        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 14.39299 04 22 37.41 +24 48 23.9          20.3        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 21.42382 04 13 46.46 +26 21 24.3          19.6        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 21.44044 04 13 44.99 +26 21 37.1          19.9        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 21.45704 04 13 43.56 +26 21 49.4          20.5        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 21.47365 04 13 42.08 +26 22 01.8          20.0        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 21.49026 04 13 40.67 +26 22 14.5          19.5        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 25.37169 04 07 48.78 +27 10 38.8          19.3        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 25.38991 04 07 47.05 +27 10 52.7          20.1        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 25.40626 04 07 45.48 +27 11 03.7          19.4        704
         K01TA3O  C2001 10 25.42263 04 07 43.88 +27 11 16.3          19.3        704
    
    Observer details:
    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 TO103
    Epoch 2001 Oct. 18.0 TT = JDT 2452200.5                 Spahr
    M  53.75911              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.30085772     Peri.  261.17743     +0.48945375     +0.82136672
    a   2.2057787      Node    42.55925     -0.52688399     +0.54619271
    e   0.4332010      Incl.   25.66202     -0.69485847     +0.16440877
    P   3.28           H   16.2           G   0.15
    From 12 observations 2001 Oct. 14-25.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2001 TO103               a,e,i = 2.21, 0.43, 26                  q = 1.2502
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2001 10 18    04 18.38   +25 36.8    1.158    2.008   137.3    19.7    19.0
    2001 10 28    04 03.50   +27 41.8    1.142    2.061   149.6    14.1    18.9
    2001 11 07    03 45.18   +29 24.6    1.151    2.114   161.5     8.6    18.7
    2001 11 17    03 25.63   +30 36.7    1.188    2.165   168.3     5.3    18.7
    2001 11 27    03 07.45   +31 17.9    1.255    2.216   162.4     7.7    19.0
    2001 12 07    02 52.72   +31 35.8    1.350    2.265   151.5    12.0    19.4
    2001 12 17    02 42.47   +31 40.8    1.469    2.313   140.3    15.8    19.7
    2001 12 27    02 36.87   +31 42.7    1.607    2.360   129.7    18.7    20.1
    2002 01 06    02 35.51   +31 47.9    1.761    2.406   119.8    20.8    20.4
    2002 01 16    02 37.78   +31 59.3    1.924    2.450   110.6    22.1    20.6
    2002 01 26    02 43.08   +32 17.9    2.095    2.493   102.0    22.7    20.9
    2002 02 05    02 50.85   +32 43.3    2.269    2.535    93.9    22.8    21.1
    2002 02 15    03 00.65   +33 14.3    2.443    2.575    86.3    22.5    21.3
    2002 02 25    03 12.13   +33 49.5    2.615    2.614    79.1    21.8    21.4
    2002 03 07    03 24.99   +34 27.5    2.783    2.652    72.1    20.9    21.6
    2002 03 17    03 39.01   +35 06.7    2.944    2.688    65.5    19.7    21.7
    2002 03 27    03 54.01   +35 46.0    3.098    2.723    59.1    18.3    21.8
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2001 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2001-U48
    

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