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  • MPEC 2003-M07 : COMET C/2003 H3 (NEAT)

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    M.P.E.C. 2003-M07                                Issued 2003 June 16, 17:48 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
    
                                COMET C/2003 H3 (NEAT)
    
    Observations:
        CK03H030  C2003 06 04.05589 19 43 23.94 -04 24 02.0                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 04.06141 19 43 23.82 -04 23 56.7                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 04.06361 19 43 23.68 -04 23 54.8                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 08.05994 19 41 35.64 -03 11 11.7          15.8 T      232
        CK03H030  C2003 06 08.07037 19 41 35.29 -03 11 01.3          15.8 T      232
        CK03H030  C2003 06 08.07561 19 41 35.08 -03 10 57.5          15.8 T      232
        CK03H030  C2003 06 08.38637 19 41 25.83 -03 05 17.3          15.5 T      H41
        CK03H030  C2003 06 09.34624 19 40 56.71 -02 47 58.3          15.6 T      H41
        CK03H030  C2003 06 09.34903 19 40 56.59 -02 47 55.9          15.6 T      H41
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.02840 19 40 35.21 -02 35 43.2                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.03061 19 40 35.20 -02 35 40.8                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.03171 19 40 35.17 -02 35 40.1                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.03613 19 40 35.00 -02 35 35.2                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.03723 19 40 34.94 -02 35 33.6                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.03834 19 40 34.94 -02 35 33.1                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.03944 19 40 34.93 -02 35 31.8                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.04164 19 40 34.83 -02 35 28.7                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.04275 19 40 34.82 -02 35 27.8                      048
        CK03H030  C2003 06 10.04385 19 40 34.79 -02 35 26.5                      048
    
    Observer details:
    048 Hradec Kralove.  Observer M. Lehky.  0.40-m f/5 reflector + CCD.
    232 Masquefa Observatory.  Observer E. Reina.  0.25-m f/6.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    H41 Petit Jean Mountain.  Observer P. C. Sherrod.  0.41-m f/3.7
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        C/2003 H3 (NEAT)
    T 2003 Apr. 24.2407 TT                                  MPC
    q   2.901624             (2000.0)            P               Q
                       Peri.    6.4800      +0.0727124      +0.7299778
                       Node   269.4193      -0.9428532      -0.1718519
    e   1.0            Incl.   42.8145      -0.3251782      +0.6615129
    From 226 observations 2003 Apr. 30-June 10.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2003 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2003-M07
    

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