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    M.P.E.C. 2006-U30                                Issued 2006 Oct. 20, 18:42 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.
    
                 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 S5 (HILL)
    
    Observations:
        CK06S050  C2006 10 10.27644 00 44 13.38 +18 30 07.2          18.7 T EU030644
        CK06S050  C2006 10 10.29690 00 44 12.75 +18 30 02.9          18.5 T EU030644
        CK06S050  C2006 10 10.31739 00 44 12.09 +18 29 59.1          18.8 T EU030644
        CK06S050  C2006 10 11.23382 00 43 43.28 +18 27 06.9          18.3 T EU030644
        CK06S050  C2006 10 11.25440 00 43 42.68 +18 27 03.4          18.5 T EU030644
        CK06S050  C2006 10 11.27487 00 43 42.00 +18 26 59.6          18.3 T EU030644
        CK06S050  C2006 10 12.23786 00 43 11.75 +18 23 55.0          18.6 T EU030644
        CK06S050  C2006 10 12.25837 00 43 11.10 +18 23 51.1          18.7 T EU030644
        CK06S050  C2006 10 12.27889 00 43 10.41 +18 23 46.6          18.3 T EU030644
        CK06S050  C2006 10 13.83940 00 42 21.51 +18 18 40.1          17.4 T EU030585
        CK06S050  C2006 10 13.84693 00 42 21.24 +18 18 36.6          17.4 N EU030585
        CK06S050  C2006 10 13.86296 00 42 20.75 +18 18 34.0          17.3 N EU030585
        CK06S050  C2006 10 13.87157 00 42 20.43 +18 18 33.1          18.6 N EU030585
        CK06S050  C2006 10 13.88057 00 42 20.06 +18 18 30.9          17.5 N EU030442
        CK06S050  C2006 10 13.88387 00 42 20.05 +18 18 30.7          17.5 N EU030442
        CK06S050  C2006 10 13.97277 00 42 17.56 +18 18 08.6          17.7 N EU030J70
        CK06S050  C2006 10 13.97500 00 42 17.00 +18 18 08.8          17.3 N EU030J70
        CK06S050  C2006 10 13.97722 00 42 17.30 +18 18 13.3          17.7 N EU030J70
        CK06S050  C2006 10 14.31584 00 42 06.38 +18 17 05.3          18.8 N EU030H45
        CK06S050  C2006 10 14.31725 00 42 06.30 +18 17 03.2          18.9 N EU030H45
        CK06S050  C2006 10 14.31916 00 42 06.23 +18 17 03.1          18.9 N EU030H45
        CK06S050  C2006 10 14.32005 00 42 06.22 +18 17 03.1          18.2 T EU030H45
        CK06S050  C2006 10 14.32117 00 42 06.16 +18 17 02.7          18.2 T EU030H45
        CK06S050  C2006 10 15.58369 00 41 26.78 +18 12 44.8                 EU030349
        CK06S050  C2006 10 15.58731 00 41 26.65 +18 12 44.3                 EU030349
        CK06S050  C2006 10 15.59093 00 41 26.52 +18 12 43.7          18.3 T EU030349
        CK06S050  C2006 10 16.87312 00 40 46.61 +18 08 16.9                 EU030046
        CK06S050  C2006 10 16.87491 00 40 46.54 +18 08 17.4                 EU030046
        CK06S050  C2006 10 16.87990 00 40 46.43 +18 08 16.6                 EU030046
        CK06S050  C2006 10 16.88072 00 40 46.39 +18 08 17.3                 EU030046
        CK06S050  C2006 10 16.88154 00 40 46.37 +18 08 15.2                 EU030046
        CK06S050  C2006 10 17.39726 00 40 30.18 +18 06 24.4          18.2 T EU030703
        CK06S050  C2006 10 17.40471 00 40 30.00 +18 06 23.4          18.2 T EU030703
        CK06S050  C2006 10 17.41216 00 40 29.71 +18 06 21.3          18.1 T EU030703
        CK06S050  C2006 10 17.41973 00 40 29.46 +18 06 20.0          18.5 T EU030703
        CK06S050  C2006 10 17.81394 00 40 17.41 +18 04 55.6          18.3 T EU030585
        CK06S050  C2006 10 17.82833 00 40 17.12 +18 04 54.2                 EU030585
        CK06S050  C2006 10 17.83399 00 40 16.82 +18 04 52.2          18.6 T EU030585
        CK06S050  C2006 10 17.84124 00 40 16.65 +18 04 50.0                 EU030585
        CK06S050  C2006 10 18.34809 00 40 00.90 +18 03 01.5          18.6 N EU030H45
        CK06S050  C2006 10 18.35211 00 40 00.72 +18 03 00.6          18.6 N EU030H45
        CK06S050  C2006 10 18.35572 00 40 00.66 +18 03 00.4          18.7 N EU030H45
        CK06S050  C2006 10 18.35656 00 40 00.61 +18 03 00.1          18.2 T EU030H45
        CK06S050  C2006 10 18.35756 00 40 00.55 +18 02 59.8          18.2 T EU030H45
    
    Observer details:
    046 Klet.  Observers M. Tichy, M. Kiriakov, J. Ticha.  Measurer M. Tichy.
        0.57-m f/5.2 reflector + CCD.
    349 Ageo.  Observer K. Kadota.  0.25-m f/5.0 reflector + CCD.
    442 Gualba Observatory.  Observer A. Sanchez.  0.36-m f/6 Schmidt-Cassegrain
        + CCD.
    585 Kiev comet station.  Observers A. Baransky, S. Borysenko.  0.7-m f/4
        reflector + CCD.
    644 Palomar Mountain/NEAT.  Observers M. Brown, R. Bambery, K. Lawrence,
        M. Hicks, E. Helin, R. Thicksten.  1.2-m Schmidt + CCD.
    703 Catalina Sky Survey.  Observer R. A. Kowalski.  Measurers E. C. Beshore,
        E. J. Christensen, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, R. E. Hill,
        R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson.  0.68-m Schmidt + CCD.
    H45 Petit Jean Mountain South.  Observer P. C. Sherrod.  0.41-m f/3.3
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    J70 Obs. Astronomico Vega del Thader, El Palmar.  Observer J. P. Navarro P.
        0.20-m Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        C/2006 S5 (Hill)
    T 2007 Dec. 10.106 TT                                   MPC
    q   2.62599              (2000.0)            P               Q
    z  +0.00974        Peri.  182.241       -0.238041       -0.955838
                       Node   281.566       +0.893823       -0.146148
    e   0.97441        Incl.   10.133       +0.380023       -0.254980
    From 96 observations 2006 Sept. 14-Oct. 18.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2006 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2006-U30
    

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