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    M.P.E.C. 2003-F57                                Issued 2003 Mar. 29, 14:42 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
    
                                       2003 FQ6
    
    Observations:
         K03F06Q* C2003 03 26.38398 12 51 03.05 +06 17 04.5          21.0 V      691
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.41229 12 51 00.32 +06 17 23.0          20.8 V      691
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.44296 12 50 57.23 +06 17 43.8          20.6 V      691
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.89742 12 50 16.01 +06 22 47.9                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.90045 12 50 15.87 +06 22 49.8                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.90242 12 50 15.78 +06 22 49.0                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.90334 12 50 15.52 +06 22 51.7                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.90550 12 50 15.33 +06 22 54.3                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.90639 12 50 15.16 +06 22 54.8                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.90955 12 50 14.92 +06 22 57.8                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.91153 12 50 14.64 +06 22 59.5                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.91244 12 50 14.62 +06 22 57.9                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.91524 12 50 14.25 +06 22 59.8                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.91804 12 50 14.11 +06 23 02.6                      246
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.97214 12 50 08.78 +06 23 37.7                      557
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.97436 12 50 08.55 +06 23 40.2                      557
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 26.97657 12 50 08.18 +06 23 41.9                      557
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 29.28814 12 46 28.33 +06 49 28.3          21.7 V      291
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 29.29226 12 46 27.94 +06 49 30.6          21.7 V      291
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 29.29645 12 46 27.49 +06 49 34.1          21.7 V      291
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 29.32475 12 46 24.23 +06 49 50.4          20.1 R      649
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 29.32830 12 46 23.87 +06 49 52.7          19.9 R      649
         K03F06Q  C2003 03 29.33186 12 46 23.58 +06 49 54.9          20.4 R      649
    
    Observer details:
    246 Klet Observatory-KLENOT.  Observers M. Tichy, M. Kocer.  1.06-m KLENOT
        Telescope + CCD.
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer A. E. Gleason.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    557 Ondrejov.  Observer L. Sarounova.  0.65-m f/3.6 reflector + CCD.
    649 Powell Observatory, Louisburg.  Observer R. Fredrick.  0.75-m Newtonian
        + CCD.
    691 Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak.  Observer M. T. Read.  0.9-m f/3 reflector
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2003 FQ6
    Epoch 2003 Mar. 22.0 TT = JDT 2452720.5                 MPC
    M 237.44543              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.61373824     Peri.  232.47999     +0.74873980     +0.65986852
    a   1.3713467      Node    86.13779     -0.58652617     +0.70376088
    e   0.1342006      Incl.    3.61717     -0.30882965     +0.26323783
    P   1.61           H   21.1           G   0.15
    From 22 observations 2003 Mar. 26-29.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2003 FQ6                 a,e,i = 1.37, 0.13, 4                   q = 1.1873
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2003 03 22    12 57.48   +05 26.6    0.501    1.486   165.3     9.8    21.1
    2003 04 01    12 42.03   +07 18.4    0.479    1.471   168.4     7.8    20.9
    2003 04 11    12 25.50   +08 44.6    0.475    1.455   158.9    14.3    21.1
    2003 04 21    12 11.26   +09 26.9    0.487    1.438   147.0    22.4    21.4
    2003 05 01    12 01.68   +09 20.5    0.512    1.420   135.8    29.7    21.7
    2003 05 11    11 57.83   +08 29.7    0.546    1.402   125.9    35.7    22.0
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2003 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2003-F57
    

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