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    M.P.E.C. 2003-M35                                Issued 2003 June 23, 15:22 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 P/2003 H4 (LINEAR)
    
    Observations:
        PK03H040  C2003 06 16.91574 16 01 40.39 -01 11 31.5                      118
        PK03H040  C2003 06 16.91866 16 01 40.36 -01 11 29.1                      118
        PK03H040  C2003 06 16.92186 16 01 40.38 -01 11 26.3                      118
        PK03H040  C2003 06 16.92495 16 01 40.42 -01 11 24.4          18.1 N      118
        PK03H040  C2003 06 20.91196 16 02 17.82 -00 25 43.7          17.7 T      215
        PK03H040  C2003 06 20.91266 16 02 17.86 -00 25 42.3          17.7 T      215
        PK03H040  C2003 06 20.91328 16 02 17.85 -00 25 43.5          17.4 T      215
        PK03H040  C2003 06 21.93510 16 02 31.18 -00 15 23.4          17.6 T      213
        PK03H040  C2003 06 21.93894 16 02 31.19 -00 15 21.8          17.6 T      213
        PK03H040  C2003 06 21.94708 16 02 31.20 -00 15 17.7          17.7 T      213
        PK03H040  C2003 06 22.27161 16 02 35.14 -00 12 03.3          17.3 T      H41
        PK03H040  C2003 06 22.27866 16 02 35.20 -00 12 03.4          17.4 T      H41
        PK03H040  C2003 06 23.15583 16 02 49.24 -00 03 46.8          18.8 N      H41
    
    Observer details:
    118 Modra.  Observers S. Gajdos, A. Galad.  0.6-m f/5.5 reflector + CCD.
    213 Observatorio Montcabre.  Observer R. Naves.  Measurer M. Campas.  0.30-m
        f/5.5 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    215 Buchloe.  Observer W. Hasubick.  0.44-m f/4.6 reflector + CCD.
    H41 Petit Jean Mountain.  Observer P. C. Sherrod.  0.41-m f/3.7
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        P/2003 H4 (LINEAR)
    T 2003 May 14.3054 TT                                   MPC
    q   1.703123             (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.1615034      Peri.   10.4478      -0.5476759      +0.8052986
    a   3.339501       Node   226.7936      -0.7883653      -0.5875656
    e   0.490007       Incl.   18.1485      -0.2802344      +0.0791255
    P   6.10
    From 184 observations 2003 Apr. 29-June 23.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2003 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2003-M35
    

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