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    M.P.E.C. 2007-L59                                Issued 2007 June 15, 15:13 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://www.cfa.harvard.edu/iau/mpc.html  ISSN 1523-6714
    
                               COMET P/2007 H3 (GARRADD)
    
    Observations:
        PK07H030  C2007 06 11.34353 12 18 34.85 -29 07 49.9          17.7 N EL059474
        PK07H030  C2007 06 11.35093 12 18 35.49 -29 07 43.1          17.6 N EL059474
        PK07H030  C2007 06 11.35394 12 18 35.76 -29 07 40.3          18.0 N EL059474
        PK07H030  C2007 06 12.48550 12 20 15.42 -28 50 42.6          18.7 N EL059415
        PK07H030  C2007 06 12.49112 12 20 15.94 -28 50 37.1          18.8 N EL059415
    
    Observer details:
    415 Kambah, near Canberra.  Observer D. Herald.  0.36-m f/3.9
        Schmidt-Cassegrain + CCD.
    474 Mount John Observatory, Lake Tekapo.  Observer A. C. Gilmore.  1.0-m f/7.7
        reflector + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
        P/2007 H3 (Garradd)
    T 2007 Aug. 15.3447 TT                                  MPC
    q   1.829275             (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.1505193      Peri.  350.1519      -0.2625931      +0.8670489
    a   3.500053       Node   263.6601      -0.8537735      -0.4132335
    e   0.477358       Incl.   25.2146      -0.4495727      +0.2783239
    P   6.55
    From 66 observations 2007 Mar. 28-June 12.
    
    Brian G. Marsden             (C) Copyright 2007 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2007-L59
    

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