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    M.P.E.C. 2002-E35                                Issued 2002 Mar. 11, 23:44 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 DJ5
    
    Observations:
         K02D05J* C2002 02 21.15899 09 12 26.12 +22 32 50.9          20.4 V      291
         K02D05J  C2002 02 21.16301 09 12 25.46 +22 32 52.5          20.9 V      291
         K02D05J  C2002 02 21.16700 09 12 24.83 +22 32 54.4          21.4 V      291
         K02D05J HC2002 02 21.27307 09 12 06.68 +22 33 38.2          21.3 V      291
         K02D05J HC2002 02 21.27726 09 12 05.95 +22 33 40.7          21.3 V      291
         K02D05J HC2002 02 21.28142 09 12 05.27 +22 33 42.4          21.6 V      291
         K02D05J  C2002 02 21.35339 09 11 52.69 +22 34 07.6          20.4 R      649
         K02D05J  C2002 02 21.36300 09 11 51.15 +22 34 11.1          20.7 R      649
         K02D05J  C2002 02 21.37263 09 11 49.45 +22 34 15.5          20.5 R      649
         K02D05J  C2002 02 22.11486 09 09 46.77 +22 39 15.6          21.7 V      291
         K02D05J  C2002 02 22.11876 09 09 46.12 +22 39 16.9          21.2 V      291
         K02D05J  C2002 02 22.12269 09 09 45.43 +22 39 18.4          21.0 V      291
         K02D05J  C2002 03 09.25412 08 30 04.15 +23 33 08.6          21.6 V      291
         K02D05J  C2002 03 09.26580 08 30 02.50 +23 33 09.0          21.2 V      291
         K02D05J  C2002 03 09.27765 08 30 00.77 +23 33 09.0          21.4 V      291
         K02D05J  C2002 03 10.82473 08 26 30.60 +23 33 27.8                      246
         K02D05J  C2002 03 10.82738 08 26 30.30 +23 33 28.6          20.6 R      246
         K02D05J  C2002 03 10.82936 08 26 30.03 +23 33 28.4                      246
         K02D05J  C2002 03 10.83149 08 26 29.69 +23 33 29.5          20.5 R      246
         K02D05J  C2002 03 11.17723 08 25 43.99 +23 33 29.8          21.9 V      691
         K02D05J  C2002 03 11.18217 08 25 43.30 +23 33 29.2          22.3 V      691
         K02D05J  C2002 03 11.18734 08 25 42.61 +23 33 29.5          21.7 V      691
    
    Observer details:
    246 Klet Observatory-KLENOT.  Observers J. Ticha, M. Tichy.  1.06-m KLENOT
        telescope + CCD.
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observers A. S. Descour, T. H. Bressi.  1.8-m
        Spacewatch telescope.
    649 Powell Observatory, Louisburg.  Observer K. Smalley.  0.75-m Newtonian
        + CCD.
    691 Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak.  Observers A. F. Tubbiolo.  0.9-m
        Spacewatch telescope.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2002 DJ5                                                             PHA 0.040
    Epoch 2002 Feb. 15.0 TT = JDT 2452320.5                 MPC
    M 277.04159              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.59433207     Peri.  295.96212     +0.24463019     +0.96934130
    a   1.4010381      Node   348.12876     -0.84461461     +0.20133243
    e   0.5684950      Incl.    6.44693     -0.47621658     +0.14086413
    P   1.66           H   20.2           G   0.15
    From 22 observations 2002 Feb. 21-Mar. 11.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2002 DJ5                 a,e,i = 1.40, 0.57, 6                   q = 0.6046
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2002 03 07    08 35.43   +23 31.0    0.689    1.578   138.8    24.5    21.5
    2002 03 17    08 14.04   +23 26.8    0.699    1.504   124.2    33.2    21.7
    2002 03 27    07 59.51   +22 53.2    0.719    1.425   111.2    40.7    21.9
    2002 04 06    07 51.80   +22 00.5    0.740    1.342    99.8    47.3    22.0
    2002 04 16    07 49.97   +20 55.2    0.755    1.253    89.7    53.2    22.0
    2002 04 26    07 52.69   +19 39.7    0.760    1.160    80.8    58.9    22.0
    2002 05 06    07 58.47   +18 14.5    0.749    1.063    72.8    65.0    22.0
    2002 05 16    08 05.75   +16 40.0    0.720    0.964    65.2    72.2    21.9
    
    Gareth V. Williams           (C) Copyright 2002 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2002-E35
    

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