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    M.P.E.C. 2005-Q58                                Issued 2005 Aug. 31, 16:29 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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                                       2005 QL76
    
    Observations:
         K05Q76L* C2005 08 30.29907 00 46 06.08 +12 28 43.5          19.6   EQ058704
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.31012 00 46 06.95 +12 29 05.1          19.8   EQ058704
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.32112 00 46 07.94 +12 29 26.2          20.0   EQ058704
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.33217 00 46 08.88 +12 29 47.5          19.9   EQ058704
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.34364 00 46 09.81 +12 30 10.9          19.8   EQ058704
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.90353 00 47 01.88 +12 48 22.7          19.3 R EQ058143
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.90357 00 47 01.72 +12 48 23.0          19.4 V EQ058151
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.90891 00 47 02.27 +12 48 33.5          19.0 R EQ058143
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.91036 00 47 02.37 +12 48 36.8          19.9 V EQ058151
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.96012 00 47 06.77 +12 50 16.1          18   R EQ058204
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.96485 00 47 07.17 +12 50 24.3                 EQ058204
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.98712 00 47 09.26 +12 51 11.2          19.0 R EQ058176
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.98869 00 47 09.39 +12 51 14.1          19.0 R EQ058176
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.99027 00 47 09.53 +12 51 16.5          18.8 R EQ058176
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.99183 00 47 09.66 +12 51 19.9          19.1 R EQ058176
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.99340 00 47 09.82 +12 51 22.7          18.8 R EQ058176
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 30.99990 00 47 10.22 +12 51 34.2          19.1 V EQ058A13
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.01099 00 47 11.18 +12 51 56.2          19.1 V EQ058A13
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.02187 00 47 12.09 +12 52 17.5          19.0 V EQ058A13
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.03275 00 47 13.00 +12 52 39.4          19.4 V EQ058A13
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.20785 00 47 28.86 +12 58 51.7          19.6 R EQ058I77
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.21378 00 47 29.28 +12 59 03.1          19.5 R EQ058I77
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.21830 00 47 29.70 +12 59 11.9          19.6 R EQ058I77
         K05Q76L 5C2005 08 31.31412 00 47 39.29 +13 01 58.7          19.2 R EQ058673
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.31894 00 47 39.75 +13 02 09.8          19.3 R EQ058854
         K05Q76L 5C2005 08 31.31956 00 47 39.79 +13 02 09.8                 EQ058673
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.32374 00 47 40.08 +13 02 19.2          19.3 R EQ058854
         K05Q76L 5C2005 08 31.32593 00 47 40.33 +13 02 22.3                 EQ058673
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.32758 00 47 40.37 +13 02 26.0          19.3 R EQ058854
         K05Q76L 5C2005 08 31.33137 00 47 40.80 +13 02 33.4                 EQ058673
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.33897 00 47 41.34 +13 02 48.8                 EQ058682
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.36979 00 47 43.94 +13 03 49.9                 EQ058682
         K05Q76L  C2005 08 31.40061 00 47 46.48 +13 04 50.2                 EQ058682
    
    Observer details:
    143 Gnosca.  Observer S. Sposetti.  0.40-m f/4 reflector + CCD.
    151 Eschenberg Observatory, Winterthur.  Observer M. Griesser.  0.40-m f/5.9
        Hypergraph + CCD.
    176 Observatori Astronomic de Consell.  Observers A. Lopez, R. Pacheco,
        J. Forteza.  0.41-m f/4 reflector + CCD.
    204 Schiaparelli Observatory.  Observer L. Buzzi.  0.60-m f/4.64 Newtonian
        reflector + CCD.
    673 Table Mountain Observatory, Wrightwood.  Observer J. Young.  0.6-m f/16
        Cassegrain + CCD.
    682 Kanab.  Observer E. Sheridan.  0.36-m Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    704 Lincoln Laboratory ETS, New Mexico.  Observers M. Bezpalko, L. Manguso,
        D. Torres, R. Kracke, A. Milner.  1.0-m f/2.15 reflector + CCD.
    854 Sabino Canyon Observatory, Tucson.  Observer J. E. McGaha.  0.36-m f/10.0
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    A13 Observatoire Naef, Marly.  Observer P. Kocher.  0.5-m f/3.3 Hypergraph
        + CCD.
    I77 CEAMIG-REA Observatory, Belo Horizonte.  Observers C. Jacques, E. Pimentel.
        Measurer C. Jacques.  0.30-m f/3.0 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2005 QL76
    Epoch 2005 Aug. 18.0 TT = JDT 2453600.5                 MPC
    M 341.15036              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.29620603     Peri.   62.13077     +0.85946594     -0.50816138
    a   2.2288121      Node   328.31896     +0.42386549     +0.76920547
    e   0.4584883      Incl.    6.07605     +0.28575574     +0.38742090
    P   3.33           H   19.8           G   0.15
    From 33 observations 2005 Aug. 30-31.
    
    Ephemeris:
    2005 QL76                a,e,i = 2.23, 0.46, 6                   q = 1.2069
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2005 08 28    00 42.56   +11 15.2    0.386    1.330   140.1    29.1    19.6
    2005 09 07    00 57.83   +16 52.6    0.333    1.290   143.4    27.8    19.2
    2005 09 17    01 13.07   +23 08.8    0.293    1.258   145.6    26.8    18.8
    2005 09 27    01 28.51   +29 42.4    0.265    1.232   146.8    26.5    18.6
    2005 10 07    01 44.14   +35 54.3    0.248    1.216   147.1    26.5    18.4
    2005 10 17    02 00.07   +41 00.7    0.242    1.208   147.4    26.4    18.3
    2005 10 27    02 16.07   +44 28.2    0.245    1.209   148.2    25.7    18.3
    2005 11 06    02 31.63   +46 02.0    0.256    1.219   149.8    24.2    18.4
    2005 11 16    02 46.82   +45 51.2    0.276    1.239   151.7    22.2    18.5
    2005 11 26    03 01.68   +44 21.1    0.305    1.266   152.9    20.8    18.8
    2005 12 06    03 16.55   +42 03.0    0.345    1.301   152.3    20.6    19.1
    2005 12 16    03 31.94   +39 28.2    0.397    1.341   149.6    21.8    19.5
    2005 12 26    03 47.96   +36 58.7    0.462    1.387   145.0    24.0    20.0
    2006 01 05    04 04.71   +34 46.3    0.540    1.437   139.5    26.4    20.4
    2006 01 15    04 22.22   +32 55.0    0.631    1.491   133.6    28.6    20.9
    2006 01 25    04 40.33   +31 23.5    0.735    1.546   127.5    30.3    21.4
    2006 02 04    04 58.95   +30 08.0    0.851    1.604   121.5    31.6    21.8
    
    Timothy B. Spahr             (C) Copyright 2005 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2005-Q58
    

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