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    M.P.E.C. 2004-L16                                Issued 2004 June  9, 10:15 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.
    
             Supported in part by the Steven and Michele Kirsch Foundation
                 Prepared using the Tamkin Foundation Computer Network
    
                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
              URL http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                        2004 LE
    
    Observations:
         K04L00E* C2004 06 08.27261 17 03 19.19 +34 54 06.0          18.9   EL016704
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.28275 17 03 17.73 +34 54 22.5          19.4   EL016704
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.29290 17 03 16.27 +34 54 39.5          19.1   EL016704
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.30311 17 03 14.81 +34 54 57.4          19.6   EL016704
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.87116 17 01 53.69 +35 10 25.9          19   R EL016461
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.87267 17 01 53.52 +35 10 27.8                 EL016461
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.87417 17 01 53.27 +35 10 31.2                 EL016461
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.87567 17 01 53.00 +35 10 33.0                 EL016461
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.89157 17 01 50.78 +35 10 58.9          18.3 V EL016198
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.89369 17 01 50.48 +35 11 02.4          18.3 V EL016198
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.89580 17 01 50.18 +35 11 05.7          18.3 V EL016198
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.90003 17 01 49.56 +35 11 12.5          18.4 V EL016198
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.90954 17 01 48.15 +35 11 27.6          18.4 V EL016198
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.91854 17 01 46.86 +35 11 43.3          19.6 R EL016132
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.92435 17 01 45.99 +35 11 52.6          19.8 R EL016132
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.92529 17 01 45.92 +35 11 52.9          19.5 V EL016611
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.92750 17 01 45.53 +35 11 57.5                 EL016611
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.93039 17 01 45.18 +35 12 03.3          19.5 R EL016620
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.93193 17 01 44.90 +35 12 04.6                 EL016611
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.93307 17 01 44.70 +35 12 06.4          19.4 R EL016132
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.94117 17 01 43.56 +35 12 20.7                 EL016620
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.94683 17 01 42.63 +35 12 29.1                 EL016246
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.94767 17 01 42.59 +35 12 30.2                 EL016246
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.94856 17 01 42.38 +35 12 31.8                 EL016246
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.94884 17 01 42.33 +35 12 31.7                 EL016118
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.95189 17 01 41.90 +35 12 37.7                 EL016246
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.95314 17 01 41.70 +35 12 39.5                 EL016246
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.95416 17 01 41.61 +35 12 41.2                 EL016246
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.95499 17 01 41.46 +35 12 42.3                 EL016246
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.95561 17 01 41.36 +35 12 43.8          19.8 V EL016151
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.95621 17 01 41.29 +35 12 44.9          19.8 V EL016151
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.95947 17 01 40.82 +35 12 50.3          19.9 V EL016151
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.96069 17 01 40.51 +35 12 51.5                 EL016118
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.96124 17 01 40.57 +35 12 53.0          19.7 V EL016151
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.96154 17 01 40.49 +35 12 53.4          19.5 V EL016151
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.96255 17 01 40.23 +35 12 55.1                 EL016118
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.96626 17 01 39.79 +35 13 00.3                 EL016118
         K04L00E  C2004 06 08.96811 17 01 39.50 +35 13 04.2                 EL016118
         K04L00E  C2004 06 09.01701 17 01 32.29 +35 14 22.5                 EL016557
         K04L00E  C2004 06 09.02375 17 01 31.25 +35 14 32.6                 EL016557
         K04L00E  C2004 06 09.02660 17 01 30.91 +35 14 39.2                 EL016557
         K04L00E  C2004 06 09.16986 17 01 10.76 +35 18 32.9          18.6 R EL016G90
         K04L00E  C2004 06 09.17218 17 01 10.42 +35 18 36.9          18.4 R EL016G90
         K04L00E  C2004 06 09.17451 17 01 10.08 +35 18 40.9          18.3 R EL016G90
         K04L00E  C2004 06 09.23286 17 01 01.43 +35 20 16.2          19.3 R EL016854
         K04L00E  C2004 06 09.23503 17 01 01.01 +35 20 19.1          19.5 R EL016854
         K04L00E  C2004 06 09.23939 17 01 00.45 +35 20 27.4          19.3 R EL016854
    
    Observer details:
    118 Modra.  Observers J. Vilagi, L. Kornos.  0.6-m f/5.5 reflector + CCD.
    132 Bedoin.  Observer P. Antonini.  0.30-m f/3.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    151 Eschenberg Observatory, Winterthur.  Observer M. Griesser.
    198 Wildberg.  Observer R. Apitzsch.  0.24-m f/4.1 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    246 Klet Observatory-KLENOT.  Observer M. Kocer.  1.06-m KLENOT Telescope
        + CCD.
    461 Szeged University, Piszkesteto Stn. (Konkoly).  Observers K. Sarneczky,
        G. Szabo.  0.60-m Schmidt + CCD.
    557 Ondrejov.  Observer P. Kusnirak.  0.65-m f/3.6 reflector + CCD.
    611 Starkenburg.  Observer F. Hormuth.  0.45-m f/4.4 reflector + CCD.
    620 Observatorio Astronomico de Mallorca.  Observers S. Sanchez, R. Stoss,
        J. Nomen.  0.30-m f/9 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    704 Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico.  Observers M. Blythe, F. Shelly,
        M. Bezpalko, R. Huber, L. Manguso, D. Torres, R. Kracke, M. McCleary,
        H. Stange, A. Milner.  Measurers J. Stuart, R. Sayer, J. Evans, J. Kommers.
        1.0-m f/2.15 reflector + CCD.
    854 Sabino Canyon Observatory, Tucson.  Observer J. E. McGaha.  0.356-m f/10.0
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    G90 Three Buttes Observatory, Tucson.  Observer G. R. Jones.  0.4-m
        Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2004 LE
    Epoch 2004 June 4.0 TT = JDT 2453160.5                  MPC
    M 331.20090              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.26414791     Peri.  188.81930     +0.83745897     -0.48072383
    a   2.4056804      Node   205.67562     +0.53083920     +0.82860315
    e   0.8223829      Incl.   36.86516     +0.12989311     -0.28691710
    P   3.73           H   16.7           G   0.15
    From 47 observations 2004 June 8-9.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2004 LE                  a,e,i = 2.41, 0.82, 37                  q = 0.4273
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2004 06 04    17 12.88   +32 53.3    1.093    1.864   124.4    26.7    19.4
    2004 06 14    16 48.82   +37 23.4    1.018    1.749   118.6    30.7    19.3
    2004 06 24    16 19.64   +40 55.0    0.963    1.628   110.6    35.8    19.1
    2004 07 04    15 47.70   +43 10.0    0.921    1.501   101.4    41.6    19.0
    2004 07 14    15 15.83   +44 07.2    0.886    1.367    91.6    48.0    18.9
    2004 07 24    14 46.07   +43 59.3    0.849    1.227    81.8    55.0    18.8
    2004 08 03    14 18.30   +43 04.2    0.804    1.080    71.8    63.2    18.6
    2004 08 13    13 49.62   +41 30.2    0.745    0.926    61.3    73.8    18.5
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2004 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2004-L16
    

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