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    M.P.E.C. 2002-B21                                Issued 2002 Jan. 21, 20:03 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
    
                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                        2002 BM
    
    Observations:
         K02B00M* C2002 01 19.08450 04 44 41.67 +18 54 08.9          18.2        704
         K02B00M  C2002 01 19.09960 04 45 11.55 +18 47 43.6          18.7        704
         K02B00M  C2002 01 19.11809 04 45 48.20 +18 39 48.4          18.8        704
         K02B00M  C2002 01 19.13391 04 46 19.45 +18 33 01.0          18.8        704
         K02B00M  C2002 01 19.14894 04 46 49.10 +18 26 32.6          18.7        704
         K02B00M  C2002 01 20.10822 05 19 25.14 +11 15 01.6          18.0 R      649
         K02B00M  C2002 01 20.10929 05 19 27.12 +11 14 32.2          17.7 R      649
         K02B00M  C2002 01 20.11035 05 19 29.09 +11 14 03.6          17.8 R      649
         K02B00M  C2002 01 21.16475 05 53 00.10 +03 13 55.6                      649
         K02B00M  C2002 01 21.16582 05 53 02.18 +03 13 27.0                      649
         K02B00M  C2002 01 21.16689 05 53 03.96 +03 12 59.1                      649
         K02B00M  C2002 01 21.16795 05 53 05.84 +03 12 31.1                      649
         K02B00M  C2002 01 21.16900 05 53 07.66 +03 12 02.7                      649
    
    Observer details:
    649 Powell Observatory, Louisburg.  Observers K. Smalley, R. Fredrick,
        R. Gruenke.  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:
    2002 BM
    Epoch 2001 Oct. 18.0 TT = JDT 2452200.5                 MPC
    M 339.45878              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.24472168     Peri.  169.11188     -0.28078430     -0.94214146
    a   2.5313629      Node   296.98083     +0.86441350     -0.16533508
    e   0.6055307      Incl.   11.85733     +0.41707251     -0.29160554
    P   4.03           H   24.1           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    020119 704  1.8+  0.5-    020120 649  1.7+  0.5-    020121 649  0.0   0.2+
    020119 704  0.6+  0.3+    020120 649  0.9+  0.5-    020121 649  0.6+  0.4+
    020119 704  1.1+  0.4-    020120 649  0.3+  0.1+    020121 649  0.6+  0.1-
    020119 704  0.9+  0.3-    020121 649  2.2-  0.2-
    020119 704  0.7+  0.2-    020121 649  1.1+  0.3-
    
    Ephemeris:
    2002 BM                  a,e,i = 2.53, 0.61, 12                  q = 0.9985
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2002 01 16    03 02.16   +35 23.9    0.040    1.002   116.2    61.8    19.3
    2002 01 17    03 33.42   +31 22.3    0.036    1.003   121.2    57.0    19.0
    2002 01 18    04 07.00   +26 04.3    0.034    1.004   126.9    51.6    18.6
    2002 01 19    04 41.61   +19 31.8    0.032    1.006   132.8    45.9    18.4
    2002 01 20    05 15.72   +12 07.2    0.031    1.008   138.1    40.7    18.2
    2002 01 21    05 47.92   +04 30.3    0.032    1.009   141.7    37.1    18.2
    2002 01 22    06 17.23   -02 37.3    0.034    1.011   143.2    35.6    18.2
    2002 01 23    06 43.19   -08 48.8    0.037    1.014   142.9    35.8    18.4
    2002 01 24    07 05.80   -13 55.7    0.040    1.016   141.5    37.1    18.7
    2002 01 25    07 25.29   -18 02.3    0.044    1.019   139.8    38.6    18.9
    2002 01 26    07 42.03   -21 18.3    0.049    1.021   138.0    40.2    19.2
    2002 01 27    07 56.42   -23 53.7    0.054    1.024   136.4    41.5    19.4
    2002 01 28    08 08.81   -25 57.5    0.059    1.027   135.0    42.6    19.7
    2002 01 29    08 19.54   -27 36.7    0.064    1.030   133.9    43.5    19.9
    2002 01 30    08 28.87   -28 56.8    0.070    1.034   133.0    44.2    20.1
    2002 01 31    08 37.02   -30 01.8    0.075    1.037   132.3    44.6    20.3
    2002 02 01    08 44.18   -30 54.9    0.081    1.041   131.8    44.9    20.4
    2002 02 02    08 50.51   -31 38.5    0.087    1.045   131.4    45.1    20.6
    2002 02 03    08 56.13   -32 14.3    0.092    1.049   131.1    45.1    20.8
    2002 02 04    09 01.14   -32 43.6    0.098    1.053   130.9    45.1    20.9
    2002 02 05    09 05.63   -33 07.7    0.104    1.057   130.8    44.9    21.0
    2002 02 06    09 09.67   -33 27.3    0.110    1.061   130.8    44.7    21.2
    2002 02 07    09 13.32   -33 43.1    0.116    1.066   130.8    44.5    21.3
    2002 02 08    09 16.63   -33 55.7    0.122    1.070   130.9    44.2    21.4
    2002 02 09    09 19.65   -34 05.3    0.128    1.075   131.0    43.8    21.5
    2002 02 10    09 22.41   -34 12.6    0.134    1.080   131.2    43.4    21.6
    2002 02 11    09 24.94   -34 17.6    0.140    1.085   131.5    43.0    21.7
    2002 02 12    09 27.27   -34 20.7    0.146    1.090   131.7    42.5    21.8
    2002 02 13    09 29.42   -34 22.0    0.153    1.095   132.0    42.1    21.9
    2002 02 14    09 31.41   -34 21.8    0.159    1.101   132.3    41.6    21.9
    2002 02 15    09 33.27   -34 20.2    0.165    1.106   132.6    41.1    22.0
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2002 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2002-B21
    

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