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    M.P.E.C. 2003-G28                                Issued 2003 Apr. 6, 13:24 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 GX
    
    Observations:
         K03G00X* C2003 04 05.22718 11 59 41.69 +21 23 15.2          19.0 R      699
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.28436 11 59 32.26 +21 12 41.0                      699
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.29939 11 59 29.78 +21 09 54.1                      699
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.31431 11 59 27.29 +21 07 06.8                      699
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.81118 11 58 38.31 +19 33 33.7          18.9 R      587
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.81369 11 58 37.91 +19 33 05.9          18.9 R      587
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.81620 11 58 37.50 +19 32 37.7          19.3 R      587
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.87419 11 58 30.01 +19 21 58.6          19.2 R      620
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.87979 11 58 29.21 +19 20 55.9          18.9 R      620
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.88587 11 58 28.16 +19 19 46.4          19.5 R      620
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.92353 11 58 22.40 +19 12 14.9          18.9 R      J95
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.94491 11 58 19.25 +19 08 14.5          18.4 R      J95
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.94751 11 58 18.86 +19 07 44.1          18.4 R      J95
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.94929 11 58 18.17 +19 07 49.5          18.8 R      176
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.95151 11 58 17.82 +19 07 24.1          18.7 R      176
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.95382 11 58 17.46 +19 06 57.7          18.8 R      176
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.95891 11 58 16.67 +19 05 59.4          18.8 R      176
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.96351 11 58 14.62 +19 04 43.8                      557
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.96403 11 58 14.59 +19 04 37.1                      557
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.96455 11 58 14.54 +19 04 31.8                      557
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.96509 11 58 14.49 +19 04 26.1                      557
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.96614 11 58 14.38 +19 04 14.3                      557
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.96666 11 58 14.16 +19 04 07.9                      557
         K03G00X  C2003 04 05.96770 11 58 14.07 +19 03 56.4                      557
         K03G00X  C2003 04 06.27213 11 57 42.06 +18 06 33.4          19.3 R      854
         K03G00X  C2003 04 06.27340 11 57 41.88 +18 06 18.1          19.4 R      854
         K03G00X  C2003 04 06.27468 11 57 41.68 +18 06 03.4          19.4 R      854
         K03G00X  C2003 04 06.30523 11 57 36.65 +18 00 12.7          18.8 R      926
         K03G00X  C2003 04 06.30578 11 57 36.53 +18 00 05.8          18.3 R      926
         K03G00X  C2003 04 06.30633 11 57 36.47 +18 00 00.7          18.5 R      926
         K03G00X  C2003 04 06.30684 11 57 36.43 +17 59 53.7          18.8 R      926
    
    Observer details:
    176 Observatori Astronomic de Consell.  Observers A. Lopez, R. Pacheco.
        0.41-m f/4 reflector + CCD.
    557 Ondrejov.  Observer P. Kusnirak.  0.65-m f/3.6 reflector + CCD.
    587 Sormano.  Observers F. Manca, P. Sicoli.  0.5-m reflector + CCD.
    620 Observatorio Astronomico de Mallorca.  Observers S. Sanchez, R. Stoss,
        J. Nomen.  0.30-m f/9 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    699 Lowell Observatory-LONEOS.  Observer G. H. Bliss.  0.59-m LONEOS Schmidt
        + CCD.
    854 Sabino Canyon Observatory, Tucson.  Observer J. E. McGaha.  0.30-m f/10.0
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    926 Tenagra II Observatory.  Observers P. R. Holvorcem, M. Schwartz.  0.81-m
        f/7 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    J95 Great Shefford.  Observer P. Birtwhistle.  0.30-m f/6.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2003 GX
    Epoch 2003 Mar. 22.0 TT = JDT 2452720.5                 MPC
    M 354.84399              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.64346170     Peri.  167.68225     -0.99048603     +0.12214008
    a   1.3287836      Node    19.67321     -0.13673807     -0.82164780
    e   0.2065947      Incl.   10.85450     -0.01549604     -0.55675551
    P   1.53           H   24.0           G   0.15
    From 31 observations 2003 Apr. 5-6.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2003 GX                  a,e,i = 1.33, 0.21, 11                  q = 1.0543
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2003 04 01    12 08.19   +33 12.5    0.069    1.054   141.8    35.9    19.8
    2003 04 02    12 06.09   +30 38.9    0.068    1.055   143.6    34.2    19.7
    2003 04 03    12 04.04   +27 56.3    0.066    1.055   145.4    32.5    19.6
    2003 04 04    12 02.04   +25 05.1    0.065    1.055   147.3    30.8    19.5
    2003 04 05    12 00.09   +22 05.7    0.063    1.055   149.1    29.1    19.4
    2003 04 06    11 58.21   +18 59.2    0.063    1.056   150.8    27.5    19.3
    2003 04 07    11 56.39   +15 46.4    0.062    1.056   152.4    26.0    19.3
    2003 04 08    11 54.65   +12 28.7    0.061    1.056   153.8    24.7    19.2
    2003 04 09    11 52.99   +09 07.6    0.061    1.057   154.9    23.7    19.2
    2003 04 10    11 51.41   +05 44.8    0.061    1.058   155.7    23.0    19.1
    2003 04 11    11 49.91   +02 22.0    0.061    1.058   156.1    22.6    19.1
    2003 04 12    11 48.51   -00 59.2    0.062    1.059   156.0    22.6    19.2
    2003 04 13    11 47.19   -04 17.0    0.062    1.060   155.6    23.0    19.2
    2003 04 14    11 45.96   -07 30.2    0.063    1.060   154.9    23.7    19.2
    2003 04 15    11 44.83   -10 37.3    0.064    1.061   153.8    24.6    19.3
    2003 04 16    11 43.78   -13 37.4    0.066    1.062   152.6    25.8    19.4
    2003 04 17    11 42.83   -16 29.8    0.067    1.063   151.2    27.0    19.5
    2003 04 18    11 41.98   -19 13.8    0.069    1.064   149.8    28.4    19.6
    2003 04 19    11 41.21   -21 49.2    0.071    1.065   148.3    29.7    19.7
    2003 04 20    11 40.54   -24 15.9    0.073    1.066   146.8    31.1    19.8
    2003 04 21    11 39.96   -26 33.9    0.075    1.067   145.3    32.4    19.9
    2003 04 22    11 39.48   -28 43.4    0.077    1.069   143.9    33.7    20.0
    2003 04 23    11 39.10   -30 44.6    0.080    1.070   142.5    34.9    20.1
    2003 04 24    11 38.81   -32 37.9    0.082    1.071   141.2    36.1    20.2
    2003 04 25    11 38.62   -34 23.7    0.085    1.072   139.9    37.1    20.3
    2003 04 26    11 38.53   -36 02.4    0.088    1.074   138.8    38.1    20.4
    2003 04 27    11 38.54   -37 34.4    0.091    1.075   137.7    39.1    20.5
    2003 04 28    11 38.65   -39 00.2    0.094    1.077   136.7    39.9    20.6
    2003 04 29    11 38.87   -40 20.1    0.097    1.078   135.7    40.7    20.7
    2003 04 30    11 39.18   -41 34.6    0.100    1.080   134.8    41.4    20.8
    2003 05 01    11 39.60   -42 44.1    0.103    1.081   134.0    42.1    20.9
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2003 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2003-G28
    

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