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  • MPEC 2004-S67 : COMET C/2004 P1 (NEAT)

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    M.P.E.C. 2004-S67                                Issued 2004 Sept. 27, 00:18 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 Brinson Foundation
                 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/2004 P1 (NEAT)
    
    Observations:
        CK04P010  C2004 09 18.89516 21 27 27.71 +12 24 25.9          19.3 T ES067J56
        CK04P010  C2004 09 22.79923 21 26 36.30 +12 17 41.2                 ES067213
        CK04P010  C2004 09 22.80104 21 26 36.25 +12 17 41.6                 ES067213
        CK04P010  C2004 09 22.80284 21 26 36.20 +12 17 40.7                 ES067213
    
    Observer details:
    213 Observatorio Montcabre.  Observer R. Naves.  Measurer M. Campas.  0.30-m
        f/6.6 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    J56 Observatorio La Avejerilla.  Observers M. Campas, R. Naves, J. Antonio,
        J. Maria, N. Torres, J. Doreste.  Measurer J. Doreste.  0.25-m
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        C/2004 P1 (NEAT)
    T 2003 Aug. 8.3491 TT                                   MPC
    q   6.011358             (2000.0)            P               Q
                       Peri.   16.5314      +0.4765942      +0.7446386
                       Node   284.1826      -0.8512584      +0.2581217
    e   1.0            Incl.   28.8157      -0.2195840      +0.6155376
    From 103 observations 2004 Aug. 5-Sept. 22.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2004 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2004-S67
    

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