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    M.P.E.C. 2006-A40                                Issued 2006 Jan. 8, 20:03 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
                      Supported in part by the TABASGO 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/2006 A1 (POJMANSKI)
    
    Observations:
        CK06A010  C2006 01 06.42743 21 25 01.13 -66 37 23.2          16.2 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 06.43593 21 24 59.76 -66 37 12.0          15.7 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 06.43994 21 24 59.05 -66 37 05.2          15.8 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 06.44098 21 24 58.93 -66 37 04.6          15.9 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 06.45027 21 24 57.50 -66 36 51.4          15.5 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 07.44344 21 22 22.94 -66 14 08.0          15.8 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 07.44446 21 22 22.71 -66 14 05.6          15.5 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 07.49301 21 22 15.34 -66 12 57.5          15.6 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 07.49074 21 22 15.78 -66 13 01.8          13.0 T EA040D87
        CK06A010  C2006 01 07.49509 21 22 15.03 -66 12 56.3          13.2 T EA040D87
        CK06A010  C2006 01 07.50483 21 22 13.45 -66 12 42.9          13.0 T EA040D87
        CK06A010  C2006 01 07.51033 21 22 12.44 -66 12 36.2          13.0 T EA040D87
        CK06A010  C2006 01 07.51778 21 22 11.49 -66 12 24.2          13.1 T EA040D87
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.38447 21 20 00.31 -65 52 20.8          14.7 N EA040467
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.38556 21 20 00.14 -65 52 19.3          14.8 N EA040467
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.38620 21 20 00.06 -65 52 18.4          14.5 N EA040467
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.42282 21 19 54.64 -65 51 26.3          14.8 N EA040467
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.42350 21 19 54.49 -65 51 25.3          15.0 N EA040467
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.42416 21 19 54.39 -65 51 24.2          14.9 N EA040467
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.42481 21 19 54.31 -65 51 23.3          15.0 N EA040467
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.42547 21 19 54.23 -65 51 22.3          15.1 N EA040467
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.43839 21 19 52.19 -65 51 06.2          15.8 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.44538 21 19 51.19 -65 50 55.5          15.3 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.46056 21 19 48.90 -65 50 34.0          15.4 N EA040415
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.49803 21 19 43.44 -65 49 40.7          15.0 N EA040423
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.50822 21 19 41.88 -65 49 26.2          15.0 N EA040423
        CK06A010  C2006 01 08.51840 21 19 40.40 -65 49 12.1          15.3 N EA040423
    
    Observer details:
    415 Kambah, near Canberra.  Observer D. Herald.  0.36-m f/3.9
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    423 North Ryde.  Observer S. G. McAndrew.  0.20-m f/4 hyperbolic astrograph
        + CCD.
    467 Auckland Observatory.  Observer G. W Christie.  0.35-m f/11
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    D87 Brooklyn Park.  Observer M. Mattiazzo.  0.28-m f/3.3 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        C/2006 A1 (Pojmanski)
    T 2006 Feb. 22.1695 TT                                  MPC
    q   0.554831             (2000.0)            P               Q
                       Peri.  351.2319      -0.8406724      -0.1546637
                       Node   211.3038      -0.4162462      -0.4285086
    e   1.0            Incl.   92.7256      -0.3464232      +0.8902019
    From 41 observations 2005 Dec. 29-2006 Jan. 8.
    
    Ephemeris:
        C/2006 A1 (Pojmanski)
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase   m1    m2
    2006 01 05    21 28.87   -67 09.7    1.510    1.157    50.0    40.6  14.5
    2006 01 15    21 04.70   -63 11.4    1.428    0.994    44.0    43.5  13.7
    2006 01 25    20 44.31   -58 23.5    1.313    0.835    39.4    48.5  12.8
    2006 02 04    20 26.05   -51 39.2    1.162    0.691    36.4    57.8  11.7
    2006 02 14    20 13.05   -40 34.8    0.983    0.586    34.6    73.1  10.6
    2006 02 24    20 14.45   -21 40.0    0.824    0.556    34.2    89.5  10.0
    2006 03 06    20 36.93   +04 26.9    0.773    0.617    38.5    90.3  10.3
    2006 03 16    21 15.99   +28 00.6    0.872    0.740    46.1    75.7  11.4
    2006 03 26    22 02.77   +43 14.1    1.065    0.892    51.1    60.5  12.6
    2006 04 05    22 50.43   +52 08.6    1.291    1.053    52.9    49.3  13.8
    2006 04 15    23 35.10   +57 29.4    1.521    1.216    52.9    41.1  14.8
    2006 04 25    00 15.23   +60 56.0    1.742    1.378    52.2    35.2  15.6
    2006 05 05    00 50.60   +63 22.1    1.948    1.536    51.4    30.9  16.3
    2006 05 15    01 21.54   +65 15.7    2.136    1.691    50.9    27.6  16.9
    2006 05 25    01 48.56   +66 52.7    2.305    1.843    50.9    25.3  17.5
    2006 06 04    02 12.05   +68 22.3    2.453    1.991    51.7    23.6  17.9
    2006 06 14    02 32.19   +69 49.6    2.582    2.136    53.3    22.4  18.4
    2006 06 24    02 48.97   +71 18.0    2.691    2.277    55.6    21.6  18.7
    2006 07 04    03 02.03   +72 49.5    2.782    2.416    58.8    21.1  19.1
    2006 07 14    03 10.56   +74 25.0    2.855    2.552    62.6    20.7  19.3
    2006 07 24    03 13.20   +76 04.0    2.914    2.686    67.0    20.4  19.6
    2006 08 03    03 07.44   +77 44.2    2.960    2.817    72.0    20.0  19.9
    2006 08 13    02 49.43   +79 19.3    2.997    2.945    77.3    19.6  20.1
    2006 08 23    02 14.20   +80 37.0    3.028    3.072    82.9    19.1  20.3
    2006 09 02    01 19.76   +81 16.2    3.056    3.197    88.7    18.4  20.5
    2006 09 12    00 16.18   +80 54.3    3.086    3.319    94.5    17.6  20.7
    2006 09 22    23 22.02   +79 26.3    3.122    3.440   100.0    16.7  20.8
    2006 10 02    22 46.20   +77 06.5    3.168    3.560   104.9    15.8  21.0
    
    Gareth V. Williams           (C) Copyright 2006 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2006-A40
    

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