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    M.P.E.C. 2003-Q34                                Issued 2003 Aug. 26, 12:03 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.
    
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              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2003 QZ30
    
    Observations:
         K03Q30Z  C2003 07 09.37571 22 17 45.63 +01 21 07.1          19.5        644
         K03Q30Z  C2003 07 09.39409 22 17 46.09 +01 21 14.2          19.8        644
         K03Q30Z  C2003 07 09.40817 22 17 46.47 +01 21 19.9          19.4        644
         K03Q30Z* C2003 08 25.26135 22 07 35.96 +01 32 36.9          17.2        704
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.27348 22 07 35.07 +01 32 29.2          17.4        704
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.28570 22 07 34.20 +01 32 21.2          17.3        704
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.29792 22 07 33.31 +01 32 09.8          18.2        704
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.30992 22 07 32.44 +01 32 05.4          17.3        704
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.89128 22 06 54.52 +01 25 33.4          16.7 R      113
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.89285 22 06 54.69 +01 25 35.1          16.7 R      952
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.89463 22 06 54.34 +01 25 31.3          17.0 R      636
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.89574 22 06 54.24 +01 25 30.5          16.6 R      636
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.89595 22 06 54.11 +01 25 30.6                      118
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.89686 22 06 54.09 +01 25 28.4          16.9 R      636
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.89760 22 06 54.35 +01 25 31.5          16.9 R      952
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.90808 22 06 53.39 +01 25 22.4          16.7 V      198
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.90867 22 06 53.22 +01 25 22.1                      118
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.90912 22 06 53.26 +01 25 21.4          16.8 R      113
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91116 22 06 53.16 +01 25 19.9          16.5 V      198
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91301 22 06 52.97 +01 25 18.6          16.6 R      113
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91308 22 06 53.19 +01 25 20.3          17.1 R      213
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91333 22 06 52.94 +01 25 19.0                      246
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91394 22 06 52.89 +01 25 18.4                      246
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91441 22 06 52.80 +01 25 18.2          16.7 R      118
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91461 22 06 52.84 +01 25 18.1                      246
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91480 22 06 53.13 +01 25 19.9          16.2 R      952
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91534 22 06 52.79 +01 25 17.5                      246
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91627 22 06 52.93 +01 25 18.4          16.8 R      213
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91718 22 06 52.92 +01 25 18.1          16.5 R      952
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91769 22 06 52.70 +01 25 15.4          16.5 V      198
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91950 22 06 52.71 +01 25 16.3          16.9 R      213
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.91953 22 06 52.75 +01 25 16.9          16.8 R      952
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92077 22 06 52.49 +01 25 13.2          16.5 V      198
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92177 22 06 52.57 +01 25 14.1          16.9 R      213
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92188 22 06 52.62 +01 25 15.0          16.3 R      952
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92271 22 06 52.35 +01 25 11.9          16.7 V      198
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92382 22 06 52.38 +01 25 13.2          16.9 R      213
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92545 22 06 52.32 +01 25 12.9          16.8 R      941
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92559 22 06 52.28 +01 25 11.5          16.8 R      213
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92625 22 06 52.26 +01 25 12.3          16.9 R      941
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92705 22 06 52.21 +01 25 11.7          16.8 R      941
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92785 22 06 52.15 +01 25 11.2          16.8 R      941
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.92865 22 06 52.10 +01 25 10.6          16.8 R      941
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.94377 22 06 50.72 +01 24 57.9                      557
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.94956 22 06 50.29 +01 24 53.9          16.8 V      557
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.95784 22 06 49.86 +01 24 48.0          16.9 R      196
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.95977 22 06 49.91 +01 24 49.3          16.6 R      J87
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.96270 22 06 49.72 +01 24 47.2          16.7 R      J87
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.96635 22 06 49.38 +01 24 44.7          16.7 R      J87
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.97114 22 06 48.87 +01 24 39.4          17.0 R      196
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.97873 22 06 48.35 +01 24 33.9          16.9 R      196
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.98634 22 06 47.79 +01 24 29.1          16.8 R      196
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 25.99395 22 06 47.19 +01 24 23.4          16.9 R      196
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 26.03787 22 06 43.93 +01 23 53.0          16.4 R      113
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 26.04177 22 06 43.66 +01 23 50.3          16.5 R      113
         K03Q30Z  C2003 08 26.04566 22 06 43.36 +01 23 47.6          16.6 R      113
    
    Observer details:
    113 Volkssternwarte Drebach, Schoenbrunn.  Observers A. Knoefel, G. Lehmann.
        0.50-m f/4.0 reflector + CCD.
    118 Modra.  Observers A. Galad, S. Gajdos.  0.6-m f/5.5 reflector + CCD.
    196 Homburg-Erbach.  Observer W. Wiedemann.  0.20-m f/3.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    198 Wildberg.  Observer R. Apitzsch.  0.235-m Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    213 Observatorio Montcabre.  Observer R. Naves.  Measurer M. Campas.  0.30-m
        f/5.5 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    246 Klet Observatory-KLENOT.  Observer M. Tichy.  1.06-m KLENOT Telescope
        + CCD.
    557 Ondrejov.  Observers M. Wolf, L. Sarounova.  0.65-m f/3.6 reflector + CCD.
    636 Essen.  Observer T. Payer.  0.32-m f/5.7 reflector + CCD.
    644 Palomar Mountain/NEAT.  Observers S. Pravdo, D. MacDonald, K. Lawrence,
        M. Hicks.  1.2-m Schmidt + CCD.
    704 Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico.  Observers M. Blythe, F. Shelly,
        M. Bezpalko, R. Huber, L. Manguso, S. Adams, D. Torres, T. Brothers,
        S. Partridge.  Measurers J. Stuart, R. Sayer, J. Evans, P. Hopman.  1.0-m
        f/2.15 reflector + CCD.
    941 Observatorio Pla D'Arguines.  Observer R. Ferrando.  0.30-m
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    952 Marxuquera.  Observer J. J. Gomez.  0.25-m f/4.2 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    J87 La Canada.  Observer J. Lacruz.  0.30-m f/3.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2003 QZ30
    Epoch 2003 June 10.0 TT = JDT 2452800.5                 MPC
    M 318.33643              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.25598916     Peri.  243.01952     +0.48027957     -0.87710362
    a   2.4565277      Node   178.25684     +0.84846490     +0.46326818
    e   0.6338590      Incl.    8.61555     +0.22234850     +0.12677471
    P   3.85           H   17.4           G   0.15           U   7
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    030709 644  0.1-  0.2-    030825 113  0.1+  0.2+    030825 213  0.3+  0.6-
    030709 644  0.2-  0.1-    030825 213  0.3+  0.3-    030825 941  0.2-  0.2+
    030709 644  0.2+  0.3+    030825 246  0.2+  0.4+    030825 941  0.0   0.1+
    030825 704  0.2+  0.6+    030825 246  0.1+  0.2+    030825 941  0.1-  0.2+
    030825 704  0.1-  0.7+    030825 118  0.1-  0.2+    030825 941  0.1+  0.1+
    030825 704  0.1+  0.7+    030825 246  0.0   0.3+    030825 557  0.0   0.2+
    030825 704  0.1-  2.8-    030825 952  0.4+  0.2-    030825 557  0.2-  0.2+
    030825 704  0.1-  0.7+    030825 246  0.1+  0.2+    030825 196  0.7+  0.2-
    030825 113  0.0   0.2+    030825 213  0.1-  0.0     030825 J87  0.3+  0.3+
    030825 952  0.0   0.1+    030825 952  0.2-  0.4-    030825 J87  0.6+  0.2+
    030825 636  0.2-  0.5+    030825 198  0.0   0.3-    030825 J87  0.5-  0.1+
    030825 636  0.5-  0.5+    030825 213  0.1+  0.1+    030825 196  0.2+  0.3+
    030825 118  0.5-  0.0     030825 952  0.2-  0.0     030825 196  0.7+  0.0
    030825 636  1.6-  0.8-    030825 198  0.2+  0.4-    030825 196  0.6+  0.4+
    030825 952  0.0   0.3-    030825 213  0.4+  0.6-    030825 196  0.2-  0.1-
    030825 198  0.0   0.1+    030825 952  0.4+  0.3-    030826 113  0.5-  0.1-
    030825 118  0.1-  0.2+    030825 198  0.2+  0.4-    030826 113  0.3-  0.1-
    030825 113  0.3+  0.3+    030825 213  0.2-  0.1-    030826 113  0.6-  0.1-
    030825 198  0.1-  0.3-    030825 941  0.1-  0.2+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2003 QZ30                a,e,i = 2.46, 0.63, 9                   q = 0.8994
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2003 08 19    22 13.57   +02 26.5    0.512    1.511   163.6    10.9    17.5
    2003 08 29    22 03.24   +00 46.7    0.417    1.421   167.9     8.6    16.9
    2003 09 08    21 48.93   -02 18.9    0.338    1.331   160.8    14.4    16.5
    2003 09 18    21 31.32   -07 15.4    0.273    1.244   147.5    25.8    16.2
    2003 09 28    21 11.16   -14 33.1    0.220    1.160   131.4    40.4    16.0
    2003 10 08    20 47.92   -24 57.7    0.177    1.082   113.2    58.1    15.9
    2003 10 18    20 13.82   -39 55.4    0.143    1.013    92.4    79.5    16.0
    2003 10 28    18 49.37   -59 34.5    0.123    0.957    69.1   104.0    16.6
    2003 11 07    14 36.46   -67 56.3    0.127    0.918    51.9   121.8    17.7
    2003 11 17    12 07.74   -54 14.3    0.157    0.900    51.8   120.3    18.0
    2003 11 27    11 33.82   -42 06.1    0.201    0.906    60.6   108.2    17.8
    2003 12 07    11 27.00   -34 19.3    0.247    0.933    70.7    94.8    17.6
    2003 12 17    11 27.39   -29 10.3    0.290    0.980    80.7    82.3    17.5
    2003 12 27    11 27.92   -25 16.7    0.326    1.042    91.2    70.6    17.5
    2004 01 06    11 25.31   -21 43.1    0.355    1.116   102.6    59.3    17.5
    2004 01 16    11 18.20   -17 55.8    0.380    1.197   115.5    47.9    17.5
    2004 01 26    11 06.46   -13 36.4    0.407    1.283   129.7    36.2    17.5
    2004 02 05    10 51.61   -08 47.8    0.443    1.371   144.8    24.5    17.5
    2004 02 15    10 36.16   -03 54.4    0.494    1.461   159.8    13.5    17.5
    2004 02 25    10 22.60   +00 32.8    0.566    1.551   170.9     5.8    17.6
    2004 03 06    10 12.72   +04 10.6    0.659    1.640   166.3     8.2    18.1
    2004 03 16    10 07.08   +06 52.4    0.774    1.728   155.3    13.9    18.8
    2004 03 26    10 05.46   +08 42.7    0.907    1.815   144.6    18.6    19.4
    2004 04 05    10 07.31   +09 50.1    1.057    1.900   134.8    21.9    20.0
    2004 04 15    10 11.91   +10 23.8    1.221    1.983   125.9    24.2    20.4
    2004 04 25    10 18.64   +10 31.4    1.395    2.064   117.6    25.6    20.9
    2004 05 05    10 27.00   +10 18.7    1.579    2.143   109.9    26.3    21.2
    2004 05 15    10 36.56   +09 50.4    1.769    2.220   102.6    26.4    21.6
    2004 05 25    10 47.03   +09 09.8    1.963    2.295    95.6    26.1    21.9
    2004 06 04    10 58.16   +08 19.6    2.160    2.368    88.9    25.4    22.1
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2003 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2003-Q34
    

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