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    M.P.E.C. 2005-M25                                Issued 2005 June 20, 01:51 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 P/2005 JY126 (CATALINA)
    
    Observations:
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 16.24618 15 48 20.52 -00 39 15.0          17.5 T EM025673
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 16.25255 15 48 20.28 -00 39 13.5                 EM025673
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 16.25752 15 48 20.10 -00 39 12.3                 EM025673
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 16.26353 15 48 19.87 -00 39 10.8                 EM025673
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 17.93229 15 47 21.12 -00 32 07.9          16.9 N EM025213
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 17.94399 15 47 20.79 -00 32 04.0          17.1 N EM025J78
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 17.94768 15 47 20.62 -00 32 03.4          16.9 N EM025213
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 17.95103 15 47 20.54 -00 32 02.5          17.1 N EM025J78
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 17.95455 15 47 20.49 -00 32 01.6          17.1 N EM025J78
        PK05JC6Y  C2005 06 17.95974 15 47 20.18 -00 32 00.3          16.9 N EM025213
    
    Observer details:
    213 Observatorio Montcabre.  Observer R. Naves.  Measurer M. Campas.  0.30-m
        f/5.9 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    673 Table Mountain Observatory, Wrightwood.  Observer J. Young.  0.6-m
        reflector + CCD.
    J78 Murcia.  Observer J. Sanchez.  0.25-m f/8.9 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        P/2005 JY126 (Catalina)
    Epoch 2006 Mar. 6.0 TT = JDT 2453800.5
    T 2006 Feb. 21.28295 TT                                 MPC
    q   2.1256206            (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.13554205     Peri.  117.59385     +0.79923228     +0.57869557
    a   3.7533582      Node   207.98433     -0.59624940     +0.79739437
    e   0.4336750      Incl.   20.23504     +0.07559371     +0.17109546
    P   7.27
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    050417 703  0.0   0.8-    050607 693  0.1-  0.3+    050608 H45 (5.0-  1.0-)
    050417 703  0.3-  0.3+    050607 703  0.1-  0.0     050608 H45  1.0-  1.4-
    050417 703  0.0   0.2-    050607 693  0.8-  0.4+    050608 H45  0.6-  0.6-
    050417 703  0.4-  0.3+    050607 693  0.7-  0.4+    050608 H45  0.5-  0.4+
    050503 691  0.7+  0.6+    050607 703  0.1+  0.6-    050609 704  0.4+  1.2+
    050503 691  0.5+  0.5+    050607 703  0.3-  0.4-    050609 704  0.4+  0.3+
    050503 691  0.6+  0.9+    050607 703  1.2-  1.7-    050609 704  0.8+  1.5+
    050512 703  0.1+  0.5+    050607 A17  1.1+  0.0     050609 704  0.2+  0.6+
    050512 703  0.4+  0.5-    050607 163  1.2+  0.7-    050609 704  0.2-  1.5+
    050512 703  0.3-  0.1-    050607 176  0.1-  0.4-    050609 372  0.8-  0.5-
    050512 703  0.1-  0.3-    050607 176  0.2-  0.1-    050609 372  0.1-  0.8-
    050514 704  0.2-  0.7+    050607 163  1.6+  1.4+    050611 415  0.7-  0.3-
    050514 704  0.5+  0.7+    050607 176  0.1-  0.2+    050611 415  0.0   0.4+
    050514 704  0.2-  0.4+    050607 176  0.1-  0.2+    050612 J78  1.4+  0.7+
    050514 704  1.4+  0.2+    050607 203  0.6-  0.6-    050616 673  0.3-  0.7+
    050531 703  0.3-  0.2+    050607 176  0.3-  0.2+    050616 673  0.3-  0.6+
    050531 703  0.1+  0.0     050607 163  0.6+  0.3+    050616 673  0.2-  0.4+
    050531 703  0.1-  0.4-    050607 A17  0.5-  0.5-    050616 673  0.3-  0.4+
    050531 703  0.2-  0.5-    050607 163  0.9+  0.4+    050617 213  0.1+  0.3-
    050607 703  0.1+  0.1+    050607 A17  0.1+  0.1+    050617 J78  1.3+  0.5+
    050607 703  0.6+  0.3-    050607 203 (4.5-  0.5-)   050617 213  0.9+  0.4+
    050607 703  0.6+  1.0-    050608 H93  0.5-  0.9+    050617 J78  1.3+  0.3+
    050607 703  0.5-  0.6-    050608 H93 (0.2+  2.1+)   050617 J78 (2.4+  0.3+)
    050607 693  0.5-  0.4+    050608 H93  0.2+  1.4+    050617 213  0.7+  0.6+
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2005 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2005-M25
    

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