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    M.P.E.C. 2003-F61                                Issued 2003 Mar. 30, 12:54 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 FY6
    
    Observations:
         K03F06Y* C2003 03 29.14346 09 45 34.40 -01 34 41.6          18.0 R      699
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.15766 09 45 30.79 -01 33 50.9                      699
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.17185 09 45 27.17 -01 32 59.5                      699
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.18609 09 45 23.50 -01 32 09.3                      699
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.30758 09 44 52.22 -01 25 07.4          17.3 R      649
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.30995 09 44 51.70 -01 24 58.7          17.3 R      649
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.31231 09 44 51.18 -01 24 50.7          17.3 R      649
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.52659 09 44 13.99 -01 10 15.4          18.3 V      428
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.53035 09 44 13.13 -01 10 03.7          18.1 V      428
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.55362 09 44 07.84 -01 08 48.2          18.3 V      428
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.55676 09 44 07.14 -01 08 37.8          18.2 V      428
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.79631 09 43 31.97 -00 59 06.7                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.79759 09 43 31.67 -00 59 03.0                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.79888 09 43 31.45 -00 58 58.7                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.80015 09 43 31.18 -00 58 54.8                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.80144 09 43 30.93 -00 58 50.8                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.80272 09 43 30.66 -00 58 46.8                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.80399 09 43 30.40 -00 58 43.2                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.80528 09 43 30.15 -00 58 40.1                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.80656 09 43 29.84 -00 58 35.7                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.80785 09 43 29.60 -00 58 32.0                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.80912 09 43 29.30 -00 58 27.8                      557
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.94933 09 43 03.12 -00 51 35.2          17.8 R      966
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.95795 09 43 01.44 -00 51 10.2          17.7 R      966
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.96631 09 42 59.85 -00 50 46.2          17.6 R      966
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 29.97478 09 42 58.26 -00 50 21.8          17.9 R      966
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.03441 09 42 53.85 -00 44 37.4          17.6 R      809
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.03560 09 42 53.62 -00 44 34.2          17.5 R      809
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.03682 09 42 53.38 -00 44 30.9          17.5 R      809
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.12297 09 42 39.12 -00 42 59.2          17.9 R      734
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.12492 09 42 38.71 -00 42 53.7          17.8 R      734
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.12691 09 42 38.30 -00 42 47.7          17.6 R      734
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.18650 09 42 28.00 -00 39 52.3          17.9 R      448
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.19409 09 42 26.50 -00 39 31.5          17.9 R      448
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.20100 09 42 25.13 -00 39 12.4          17.9 R      448
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.20370 09 42 26.07 -00 39 09.4          18.5 R      673
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.20509 09 42 25.76 -00 39 05.5          18.5 R      673
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.20648 09 42 25.52 -00 39 01.8          18.5 R      673
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.20787 09 42 25.24 -00 38 57.9          18.5 R      673
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.20926 09 42 24.96 -00 38 53.9          18.5 R      673
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.26825 09 42 12.71 -00 36 09.8          17.9 R      651
         K03F06Y  C2003 03 30.26917 09 42 12.44 -00 36 07.3          17.8 R      651
    
    Observer details:
    428 Reedy Creek.  Observer J. Broughton.  0.25-m f/7.2 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    448 Desert Moon Observatory.  Observer B. L. Stevens.  0.3-m
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    557 Ondrejov.  Observer P. Kusnirak.  0.65-m f/3.6 reflector + CCD.
    649 Powell Observatory, Louisburg.  Observer R. Fredrick.  0.75-m Newtonian
        + CCD.
    651 Grasslands Observatory, Tucson.  Observer J. E. McGaha.  0.62-m f/5.1
        Newtonian + CCD.
    673 Table Mountain Observatory, Wrightwood.  Observer J. Young.  0.6-m
        reflector + CCD.
    699 Lowell Observatory-LONEOS.  Observer M. E. Van Ness.  0.59-m LONEOS
        Schmidt + CCD.
    734 Farpoint Observatory.  Observer G. Hug.  0.30-m Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    809 European Southern Observatory, La Silla.  Observers G. Masi, R. Michelsen,
        O. Hainaut.  1.54-m Danish Telescope + CCD.
    966 Church Stretton.  Observer S. P. Laurie.  0.35-m Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2003 FY6
    Epoch 2003 Mar. 22.0 TT = JDT 2452720.5                 MPC
    M 103.33006              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   1.57659850     Peri.   29.57037     +0.87487433     -0.48434846
    a   0.7311200      Node   359.39542     +0.41870055     +0.75755179
    e   0.5802509      Incl.    6.61434     +0.24348461     +0.43763210
    P   0.63           H   22.6           G   0.15
    From 42 observations 2003 Mar. 29-30.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2003 FY6                 a,e,i = 0.73, 0.58, 7                   q = 0.3069
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2003 03 22    16 35.69   -46 53.4    0.0097   0.999   105.1    74.4    15.1
    2003 03 23    12 23.45   -35 54.5    0.011    1.005   144.6    35.0    14.2
    2003 03 24    10 54.36   -19 33.2    0.017    1.012   153.8    25.8    14.9
    2003 03 25    10 21.88   -11 31.5    0.024    1.018   150.4    28.9    15.8
    2003 03 26    10 05.83   -07 14.7    0.032    1.024   146.7    32.3    16.5
    2003 03 27    09 56.41   -04 39.0    0.040    1.030   143.7    35.0    17.1
    2003 03 28    09 50.28   -02 55.5    0.048    1.036   141.3    37.0    17.6
    2003 03 29    09 46.03   -01 42.0    0.056    1.042   139.3    38.7    18.0
    2003 03 30    09 42.95   -00 47.4    0.064    1.047   137.6    40.1    18.3
    2003 03 31    09 40.66   -00 05.2    0.073    1.052   136.0    41.2    18.6
    
    2003 04 01    09 38.92   +00 28.2    0.081    1.058   134.6    42.3    18.9
    2003 04 11    09 34.53   +02 48.0    0.165    1.102   123.6    49.2    20.7
    2003 04 21    09 38.55   +03 15.9    0.250    1.133   114.9    53.5    21.8
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2003 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2003-F61
    

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