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  • MPEC 2007-D05 : COMET P/2007 A2 (CHRISTENSEN)

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    M.P.E.C. 2007-D05                                Issued 2007 Feb. 16, 16:03 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.
    
                 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/2007 A2 (CHRISTENSEN)
    
    Observations:
        PK07A020  C2007 02 10.96685 08 33 19.43 +09 30 11.3          18.9 N ED005213
        PK07A020  C2007 02 10.97017 08 33 19.27 +09 30 10.3          18.9 N ED005213
        PK07A020  C2007 02 10.97266 08 33 19.13 +09 30 08.8          18.9 N ED005213
        PK07A020  C2007 02 15.86392 08 29 25.17 +08 58 26.1          19.1 T ED005215
    
    Observer details:
    213 Observatorio Montcabre.  Observer R. Naves.  Measurer M. Campas.  0.30-m
        f/10 Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    215 Buchloe.  Observer W. Hasubick.  0.44-m f/4.6 reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        P/2007 A2 (Christensen)
    T 2007 Jan. 17.8975 TT                                  MPC
    q   2.796301             (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.0618305      Peri.  186.9841      -0.6051237      -0.6984157
    a   6.333845       Node   301.0450      +0.7503133      -0.3398086
    e   0.558514       Incl.   26.4901      +0.2661867      -0.6298775
    P  15.9
    From 80 observations 2006 Nov. 24-2007 Feb. 15.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2007 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2007-D05
    

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