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    M.P.E.C. 2002-A63                                Issued 2002 Jan. 11, 21:16 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
    
                                       2002 AO7
    
    Observations:
         K02A07O* C2002 01 08.15511 03 03 01.87 +27 18 23.8          19.4        704
         K02A07O  C2002 01 08.17015 03 03 01.77 +27 18 05.7          20.2        704
         K02A07O  C2002 01 08.18524 03 03 01.67 +27 17 48.8          20.4        704
         K02A07O  C2002 01 08.20039 03 03 01.55 +27 17 29.3          20.2        704
         K02A07O  C2002 01 08.21575 03 03 01.46 +27 17 12.1          19.8        704
         K02A07O  C2002 01 09.73978 03 03 00.37 +26 47 00.8          19.1 R      046
         K02A07O  C2002 01 09.74705 03 03 00.43 +26 46 50.0                      046
         K02A07O  C2002 01 09.75006 03 03 00.43 +26 46 47.4                      046
         K02A07O  C2002 01 09.75146 03 03 00.34 +26 46 46.1          19.1 R      046
         K02A07O  C2002 01 11.50267 03 03 08.94 +26 12 47.4          19.7 R      413
         K02A07O  C2002 01 11.50498 03 03 08.98 +26 12 44.6          19.6 R      413
         K02A07O  C2002 01 11.50729 03 03 08.98 +26 12 42.3          19.8 R      413
         K02A07O  C2002 01 11.77259 03 03 11.86 +26 07 19.7          19.2 R      046
         K02A07O  C2002 01 11.77679 03 03 11.88 +26 07 17.2          18.9 R      046
         K02A07O  C2002 01 11.77863 03 03 11.73 +26 07 13.2          19.0 R      046
         K02A07O  C2002 01 11.78051 03 03 11.89 +26 07 11.5          19.2 R      046
    
    Observer details:
    046 Klet.  Observers J. Ticha, M. Tichy, M. Kocer.  0.57-m f/5.2 reflector
        + CCD.
    413 Siding Spring.  Observer R. H. McNaught.  1.0-m f/8 reflector + 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:
    2002 AO7
    Epoch 2002 Jan. 6.0 TT = JDT 2452280.5                  MPC
    M 342.45101              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.19312896     Peri.  236.49706     -0.90361117     -0.34926963
    a   2.9641792      Node   281.97788     +0.42590365     -0.79439984
    e   0.6305740      Incl.   14.68510     -0.04574859     -0.49693019
    P   5.10           H   18.1           G   0.15
    From 16 observations 2002 Jan. 8-11.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2002 AO7                 a,e,i = 2.96, 0.63, 15                  q = 1.0950
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2002 01 06    03 03.33   +28 01.6    0.775    1.564   125.2    30.9    19.8
    2002 01 16    03 04.42   +24 47.4    0.775    1.486   114.8    37.0    19.9
    2002 01 26    03 11.53   +21 53.1    0.780    1.410   105.5    42.3    20.0
    2002 02 05    03 24.05   +19 19.7    0.785    1.339    97.6    46.9    20.0
    2002 02 15    03 41.41   +17 02.7    0.787    1.273    90.9    50.9    20.0
    2002 02 25    04 03.13   +14 54.7    0.785    1.215    85.5    54.3    20.0
    2002 03 07    04 28.75   +12 47.3    0.778    1.166    81.4    57.3    20.0
    2002 03 17    04 58.00   +10 33.0    0.766    1.128    78.5    59.8    19.9
    2002 03 27    05 30.68   +08 05.3    0.752    1.104    76.8    61.6    19.9
    2002 04 06    06 06.59   +05 20.5    0.737    1.095    76.5    62.7    19.9
    2002 04 16    06 45.66   +02 18.4    0.726    1.102    77.3    62.7    19.8
    2002 04 26    07 27.65   -00 57.8    0.722    1.123    79.2    61.7    19.8
    2002 05 06    08 12.01   -04 20.2    0.730    1.158    81.9    59.6    19.9
    2002 05 16    08 57.87   -07 37.8    0.753    1.205    84.9    56.7    19.9
    2002 05 26    09 43.91   -10 39.7    0.794    1.262    87.8    53.3    20.1
    2002 06 05    10 28.69   -13 17.6    0.856    1.327    90.0    49.9    20.2
    2002 06 15    11 11.09   -15 28.7    0.937    1.398    91.3    46.6    20.5
    2002 06 25    11 50.43   -17 15.1    1.038    1.472    91.5    43.6    20.7
    2002 07 05    12 26.52   -18 40.8    1.156    1.550    90.8    41.0    21.0
    2002 07 15    12 59.56   -19 50.7    1.289    1.630    89.1    38.6    21.3
    2002 07 25    13 29.92   -20 48.9    1.436    1.710    86.7    36.4    21.5
    2002 08 04    13 58.01   -21 37.9    1.593    1.791    83.7    34.3    21.8
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2002 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2002-A63
    

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