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    M.P.E.C. 2007-B51                                Issued 2007 Jan. 26, 16:56 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 W3 (CHRISTENSEN)
    
    Observations:
        CK06W030  C2007 01 12.74244 06 13 22.18 +49 10 02.2                 EB051349
        CK06W030  C2007 01 12.74608 06 13 22.00 +49 10 02.3                 EB051349
        CK06W030  C2007 01 12.74970 06 13 21.76 +49 10 02.3          17.7 T EB051349
        CK06W030  C2007 01 16.03275 06 10 15.84 +49 12 51.8          18.5 T EB051561
        CK06W030  C2007 01 16.03958 06 10 15.60 +49 12 51.9          18.5 T EB051561
        CK06W030  C2007 01 16.04514 06 10 15.34 +49 12 52.2          18.6 T EB051561
        CK06W030  C2007 01 19.84976 06 06 44.43 +49 14 58.4          17.9 N EB051213
        CK06W030  C2007 01 19.85093 06 06 44.38 +49 14 58.5          17.9 N EB051213
        CK06W030  C2007 01 19.85210 06 06 44.31 +49 14 58.6          17.9 N EB051213
        CK06W030  C2007 01 20.00342 06 06 35.90 +49 15 01.9          18.0 N EB051204
    
    Observer details:
    204 Schiaparelli Observatory.  Observer L. Buzzi.  0.60-m f/4.64 reflector
        + CCD.
    213 Observatorio Montcabre.  Observer R. Naves.  Measurer M. Campas.  0.30-m
        f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    349 Ageo.  Observer K. Kadota.  0.25-m f/5.0 reflector + CCD.
    561 Piszkesteto Stn. (Konkoly).  Observer J. Kelemen.  0.6-m Schmidt + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        C/2006 W3 (Christensen)
    T 2009 July 6.5095 TT                                   MPC
    q   3.124775             (2000.0)            P               Q
                       Peri.  133.5047      +0.6755782      -0.0904444
                       Node   113.5455      -0.6491586      -0.5434936
    e   1.0            Incl.  127.0440      +0.3495530      -0.8345265
    From 133 observations 2006 Oct. 29-2007 Jan. 20.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2007 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2007-B51
    

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