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    M.P.E.C. 2005-G79                                Issued 2005 Apr. 12, 15:44 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/2005 G1 (LINEAR)
    
    Observations:
        CK05G010  C2005 04 04.39344 18 11 10.83 +47 04 51.7          18.8 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 04.40384 18 11 10.51 +47 05 02.2          19.0 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 04.41504 18 11 10.21 +47 05 12.6          19.6 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 04.43638 18 11 09.60 +47 05 32.2          19.0 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.12653 18 10 49.27 +47 16 10.9                 EG079118
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.13003 18 10 49.16 +47 16 15.1          19.0 N EG079118
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.13735 18 10 48.91 +47 16 22.4                 EG079118
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.44111 18 10 39.82 +47 21 03.9          19.2 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.45109 18 10 39.43 +47 21 13.2          19.0 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.47128 18 10 38.90 +47 21 33.1          19.3 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.48276 18 10 38.48 +47 21 41.6          19.3 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.67213 18 10 32.75 +47 24 39.8          18.6 T EG079360
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.67749 18 10 32.62 +47 24 44.8                 EG079360
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.68211 18 10 32.45 +47 24 48.9                 EG079360
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.72153 18 10 31.25 +47 25 23.5          18.5 T EG079372
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.74653 18 10 30.45 +47 25 47.0                 EG079372
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.83062 18 10 27.94 +47 27 02.9          19.3 N EG079104
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.83714 18 10 27.72 +47 27 09.0          19.6 N EG079104
        CK05G010  C2005 04 05.84410 18 10 27.54 +47 27 15.4          19.7 N EG079104
        CK05G010  C2005 04 06.40415 18 10 09.86 +47 35 56.8          18.8 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 06.41371 18 10 09.52 +47 36 06.2          19.0 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 06.42410 18 10 09.21 +47 36 16.7          19.3 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 06.43375 18 10 08.93 +47 36 24.5          19.3 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 06.44334 18 10 08.57 +47 36 32.8          19.3 T EG079704
        CK05G010  C2005 04 10.92157 18 07 30.66 +48 45 39.0          18.6 N EG079213
        CK05G010  C2005 04 10.98616 18 07 28.08 +48 46 38.8          18.6 N EG079213
        CK05G010  C2005 04 10.99967 18 07 27.50 +48 46 51.7          18.6 N EG079213
        CK05G010  C2005 04 11.04652 18 07 25.69 +48 47 34.8          18.6 N EG079213
    
    Observer details:
    104 San Marcello Pistoiese.  Observers L. Tesi, A. Boattini, M. Tombelli,
        G. Fagioli, M. Mazucato.  Measurers G. Forti, L. Tesi, A. Boattini,
        M. Tombelli.  0.60-m f/4 reflector + CCD.
    118 Modra.  Observer S. Gajdos.  0.6-m f/5.5 reflector + CCD.
    213 Observatorio Montcabre.  Observer R. Naves.  Measurer M. Campas.  0.30-m
        f/5.9 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    360 Kuma Kogen.  Observer A. Nakamura.  0.60-m f/5.8 Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    372 Geisei.  Observer T. Seki.  0.60-m f/3.5 reflector.
    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.
    
    Orbital elements:
        C/2005 G1 (LINEAR)
    T 2006 Feb. 26.783 TT                                   MPC
    q   4.96317              (2000.0)            P               Q
                       Peri.  113.739       -0.450193       -0.341395
                       Node   299.587       -0.155265       +0.939878
    e   1.0            Incl.  108.412       +0.879329       -0.008828
    From 66 observations 2005 Mar. 22-Apr. 11.
    
    Ephemeris:
        C/2005 G1 (LINEAR)
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase   m1    m2
    2005 04 10    18 08.09   +48 31.5    5.368    5.543    94.9    10.4  19.1
    2005 04 20    18 00.49   +51 03.8    5.286    5.510    97.6    10.4  19.0
    2005 04 30    17 49.94   +53 28.5    5.221    5.478    99.5    10.5  19.0
    2005 05 10    17 36.24   +55 39.3    5.174    5.446   100.3    10.5  18.9
    2005 05 20    17 19.45   +57 29.4    5.144    5.416   100.2    10.6  18.9
    2005 05 30    17 00.06   +58 53.2    5.132    5.386    99.1    10.7  18.9
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2005 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2005-G79
    

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